Go Premium for a chance to win a PS4. Enter to Win

x
?
Solved

help with issues with ReportViewer in VS2015

Posted on 2016-11-18
5
Medium Priority
?
76 Views
Last Modified: 2016-11-29
Hi,

I just converted my project from VS2010 to VS2015 and noticed ReportViewer no longer works. What is the solution to use ReportViewer with VS2015?

Thanks,

Victor
0
Comment
Question by:vcharles
  • 2
  • 2
5 Comments
 
LVL 35

Accepted Solution

by:
Pawan Kumar earned 2000 total points
ID: 41892713
Report Designer - part of SSDT() in vs2015.

Install it seperately from-
https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/mt186501.aspx

Hope it helps.
0
 
LVL 85
ID: 41892763
You can also install it from the Tools > Extensions and Updates menu. Open that, choose "Updates" in the leftside listing, and install the "Microsoft SQL Server Data Tools (SSDT) Update". That will download a file, and you launch that file separately from VS.
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:vcharles
ID: 41901347
Thank you.
0
 
LVL 85
ID: 41902367
Just curious - did the answers help you to install that component in Visual Studio? I ask because I updated to 2015, and the only way I could get them to show up in my toolbox was by doing a Repair - Modify installation of Visual Studio. I tried the install that Prawan and myself suggested, and it did not seem to resolve the issue. The Reporting components did NOT show up in my toolbox. Only after doing the following did the Report items show up:

1. Open Control Panel >> Programs & Features
2. Select my Visual Studio installation (in my case Visual Studio 2015 Professional with Updates)
3. Click Change
4. Click Modify
5. Select the Windows and Web Development >> Microsoft SQL Server Data Tools
6. Click Update

After the update completed, and I rebooted the machine, the Report group showed up in my toolbox, and I was able to use the Report tools.
0
 

Author Comment

by:vcharles
ID: 41906412
Hi,

I ran into the same problem, will try your approach and get back to you.

Thanks,

Victor
0

Featured Post

Free Tool: Subnet Calculator

The subnet calculator helps you design networks by taking an IP address and network mask and returning information such as network, broadcast address, and host range.

One of a set of tools we're offering as a way of saying thank you for being a part of the community.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Wouldn’t it be nice if you could test whether an element is contained in an array by using a Contains method just like the one available on List objects? Wouldn’t it be good if you could write code like this? (CODE) In .NET 3.5, this is possible…
In real business world data are crucial and sometimes data are shared among different information systems. Hence, an agreeable file transfer protocol need to be established.
In response to a need for security and privacy, and to continue fostering an environment members can turn to for support, solutions, and education, Experts Exchange has created anonymous question capabilities. This new feature is available to our Pr…
In a question here at Experts Exchange (https://www.experts-exchange.com/questions/29062564/Adobe-acrobat-reader-DC.html), a member asked how to create a signature in Adobe Acrobat Reader DC (the free Reader product, not the paid, full Acrobat produ…
Suggested Courses

916 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question