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How to import Microsoft.Reporting.WebForms in a non web page class module

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Why can't I use

Imports Microsoft.Reporting.WebForms

in a VB.NET class module in the AppCode folder of my web application?

I get an error that the namespace doesn't contain any public member or that the namespace cannot be found?

However, on aspx page with a reportviewer control, Visual Studio adds

<%@ Register Assembly="Microsoft.ReportViewer.WebForms, Version=8.0.0.0, Culture=neutral, PublicKeyToken=b03f5f7f11d50a3a"
    Namespace="Microsoft.Reporting.WebForms" TagPrefix="rsweb" %>

and I can refer to that namespace in the code behind.
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The solution is adding the following the the web.config file

<add assembly="Microsoft.ReportViewer.WebForms, Version=8.0.0.0, Culture=neutral, PublicKeyToken=b03f5f7f11d50a3a"/>
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