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SQL 2005 problem

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Im using SSRS 2005 and have trouble with how long it is taking to run reports.

Up until yesterday each report would take 10-15 sec to run. Today however, the reports now take 1/2hr each. If I look at the task manager on the server when a report is 99% idle. The same server is used for SQL 2005 and SSRS and the database is local.

Any help appreciated.

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What is 99% idle ? Processor ? How about excessive disk I/O ?
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... and which server is 99% idle ? The Report Server Instance or the instance that is actually holds the data ? Or is it all on the same instance ?

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processor is idle, so is disk. The report server is also the database server, all one instance.
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how do you measure the 1/2 hour?
how is the report delivered?

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I am  running the reports through the default report manager website "http://theserver/Reports"

measuring time elapsed by leaving IE running having noted down the start time for a report. Reports are timestamped
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machine was not patched/rebooted/etc ?

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it was rebooted due to becoming unresponsive
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This one is on us!
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