Open Visual Studio reports from MS Access

Is there any way to open and view reports created with Visual Studio report writer using Microsoft Access?  Optionally, is there a way to open the report viewer from Access to view the reports?  The reports have xsc and xss extensions.  The webpage for the report viewer is  ReportViewer.aspx.
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by visual studio report writer are you refering to SQLServer Reporting Services?
TIMASAuthor Commented:
No. Its called Microsoft Report Viewer and its part of Visual Studio.   The reports are capturing data from SQL Server.
Scott McDaniel (Microsoft Access MVP - EE MVE )Infotrakker SoftwareCommented:
ReportViewer is a control that's hosted in .NET. You couldn't use that in Access. About the only way you could do this would be to either (a) create a small executable that does nothing more than show the report, configure it to use a commandline, and then show your reports in that executable or (b) use SSRS, as arana suggests, and automate that from Access. The reports you create in .NET are standard RDLC files, which can be opened and run in SSRS.

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TIMASAuthor Commented:
So how would I go about automating SSRS from Access
Scott McDaniel (Microsoft Access MVP - EE MVE )Infotrakker SoftwareCommented:
Here's an EE question that shows how to do it from Dynamics. The concept would be the same, of course:
Scott McDaniel (Microsoft Access MVP - EE MVE )Infotrakker SoftwareCommented:
Both comments addressed the author's question. The only way to show RDLC reports in Access is to create a small executable that shows those reports and then automate it, if needed.
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