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VB RDLC Report

Posted on 2016-08-04
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Using Microsoft Visual Studio 2008

Is it possible to create a blank BlankReport.rldc with Header information and create the Table columns and Textboxes on the fly in the
BlankReportDefinition.vb

If so how, where to look and an example would be great

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The .rdlc file is a complex XML document that describes every aspect of the report, including parameters and data binding. Using a starter template is a good idea. Create a very simple report with a dataset, a tablix and a couple of columns then look at the XML behind the scenes -- yikes. That's what you need to generate. It's not rocket science but pretty fussy stuff.

The official MS docs are detailed but not terribly useful. You'll pick up more by looking at a very simple report.
https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd297486(SQL.100).aspx

Detailed Example Project:
http://www.codeproject.com/Articles/56817/Dynamic-Reports-with-Reporting-Services

-- Craig
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