Tag Archives: SSRS

Finding SSRS Reports Without A Data Source

When deploying reports to different environments it is possible to have reports not link to a data source.  These reports are unusable and it can be time consuming to find them if there are a lot of reports.  I knew … Continue reading

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Self-Service Reporting in SQL 2012

With the demise of SSRS Report Models in 2012, I thought this article from Paul Turley was very timely. http://blogs.msdn.com/b/mvpawardprogram/archive/2012/09/24/the-state-of-self-service-reporting.aspx

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Connecting SSRS to Teradata

I have found that SSRS works quite well with Teradata.  Microsoft has a page on TechNet about using Teradata data sources.  I disagree with some of the directions and would like to see more detail on how to perform the … Continue reading

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Denali New Feature–Data Alerts in SSRS

There is a cool new feature in Denali that allows a data driven alert to help users know when a report contains information they are interested in. http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/gg492252(v=SQL.110).aspx

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A new SSRS blog on MSDN

A new blog from a Microsoft Program Manager on SSRS. http://blogs.msdn.com/b/riccardomuti/archive/2010/10/31/a-new-blog-about-sql-server-reporting-services.aspx

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What is Advanced Mode on BIDS Report Designer and how do I get there?

Getting column headers to repeat on Tablix reports in SSRS 2008 is not really obvious.  There are many blog posts about this and they all refer to Advanced Mode.  Where the heck is it?  Is it under Tools, Projects… no … Continue reading

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