In the ActiveReport-ReportStart section of your parent report, you can assign any object type to the Report object variable, ‘UserData’
UserData is a public object of the DataDynamics.ActiveReports.ActiveReport.
Let’s say you are using a Watermark in your parent report. … Read the rest
If you are like me and have a report that dynamically calls a sub report that then calls sub reports (using the sub report control), you may have run into the occasional sub report overlap nightmare. The latest encounter for … Read the rest
Instead of passing a parameter to a report with a value set to preexisting data, you can instead prompt the user running the report with an inputBox (Microsoft.VisualBasic) in order to capture the data on the fly to be used … Read the rest
In order to debug active reports in the Visual Studio IDE solution, you need to set EnableScriptDebugging = True.
In this example, I want to debug a sub report. When creating a sub report dynamically in the main report that … Read the rest
Put this class in your solution. Change ‘[object name of your collection]’ to be the name of your object that defines your collection.
Public Class SimpleComparer
Implements IComparer(Of [object name of your collection])
Private _propertyToSort As String
Private _sortOrder As
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You can create a page header for a report, but if that report is used as a sub-report, the page header and page footer of that report does not render. Instead, only the parent report’s page header and page footer … Read the rest
The following illustrates one way to communicate information from a sub report back to its parent or main report. It may not be the cleanest way, but it works.
Let’s say you have a main report, RPT-001.rpx. This report has … Read the rest
In this example, we take an unsorted Product Collection called ProductCollection that is assigned
to our report Data Source. We instantiate another Product Collection for sorting called
sortedProductCollection. Using a Do Loop, we read the Product Collection and build the… Read the rest