Build Complete Design-Based Reports Code-Free

It enables you to build complete design-based reports code-free and offers ad-hoc report design for your end-users on desktop or web. Your users can view, create, and edit reports all in a single application. You can easily embed the ProDesigner in your website or application with just a few lines of code.

Host the ActiveReports Designer control in your Windows Forms application and provide your end users with report editing capabilities. The control's methods and properties allow you to:

  • Save and load report layouts
  • Monitor and control the design environment
  • Customize the look and feel

CreateToolStrips Method

  • Give your designer a finished look and allow quick functioning report designer application creation
  • Add default toolbars to the designer
  • Add or remove individual tool bars and commands

ProDesigner for Web

An Intuitive .NET Report Web Designer

Users can leverage the intuitive drag-and-drop functionality to add controls, fields, or report items to the design surface.


Customization and Control

Option to customize both the theme and user actions. Be in complete control over what your end users see and manage their access to report properties and designer components.

Specify per-user access to:

  • Datasets
  • Set controls
  • Report layout editing
  • Report items' properties

Your end users will have the freedom to create and change a report’s layout, and you'll be able to limit their access to sensitive areas of the report.

Flexible data binding in a .NET web designer

The ProDesigner control supports all the classic and modern data sources, including SQL, JSON, XML, CSV, and more.

Supported controls in the ProDesigner for Web

The ProDesigner control features the following controls include Table, Tablix, Charts, FormattedText, Barcodes, among others.

How to Embed the ActiveReports ProDesigner into an Application

The ActiveReports ProDesigner is a standalone app and embeddable component available for both web and WinForms applications.

With flexible data binding in this .NET Web Designer, you can create new reports with the designer’s drag-and-drop interface. The HTML5-based Web Designer allows you to give the power of ad-hoc reporting to your end-users.