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Ad Hoc Reporting in the Manufacturing Industry

This blog explores why Ad Hoc reporting is important in the manufacturing industry and how ActiveReports can help.

June 27, 2019

How to Embed the ActiveReports ProDesigner for Web in an ASP.NET App (Video)

Here, we'll embed the ActiveReports ProDesigner for Web in an ASP.NET application.

June 13, 2019

ActiveReports 12 and ActiveReports 12 Server Service Pack 3 Released!

ActiveReports 12 and ActiveReports 12 Server SP3 includes important fixes.

June 10, 2019

Leverage New Features of ActiveReports Webinar (Video)

This is a video playback of the Leverage New Features of ActiveReports Webinar.

May 2, 2019

2019 Roadmap for ActiveReports .NET Reporting Solution

A look at what's to come for ActiveReports in the 2019 roadmap.

January 24, 2019

What's New in ActiveReports 13: A Web Designer and JavaScript Viewer

ActiveReports 13 includes a new ProDesigner for Web, a JavaScript Viewer, overhauled charts, and more.

January 15, 2019

Now shipping: The JSViewer, a high-speed JavaScript viewer for ActiveReports

ActiveReports 13 Professional includes the JSViewer, a fast, modern report viewer that you can run on any major browser! With this JavaScript report viewer, you can take advantage of the latest tech to create a fast, modern, and engaging reporting application.

January 15, 2019

Introducing the ProDesigner for Web for ad-hoc reporting

Now shipping in ActiveReports 13 Professional: the JSViewer, a fast, modern report viewer that you can run on any major browser! With this JavaScript report viewer, you can take advantage of the latest tech to create a fast, modern, and engaging reporting application.

January 15, 2019

The upcoming year promises continued focus on data management and data quality by enterprises among other aspects of Business Intelligence.

January 7, 2019

How to Create a .NET Label Report Using Tablix

In this blog, we’ll see how to use a data region (Tablix) within RDL report type in ActiveReports to design the label report, taking Avery 5160 Label template as an example.

December 14, 2018

Check out our DEVintersection 2018 Recap

GrapeCity dishes the details of 2018's DEVintersection conference!

December 14, 2018

ActiveReports 13 Introduces the ProDesigner for Web

ActiveReports 13 Professional introduces the the JSViewer, a fast, modern report viewer that you can run on any major browser! With this JavaScript report viewer, you can take advantage of the latest tech to create a fast, modern, and engaging reporting application.

November 26, 2018

ActiveReports 13: Introducing the JSViewer

ActiveReports 13 Professional introduces ActiveReports 13 Professional: the JSViewer, a fast, modern report viewer that you can run on any major browser! With this JavaScript report viewer, you can take advantage of the latest tech to create a fast, modern, and engaging reporting application. ActiveReports 13 is set to launch on December 12.

November 26, 2018

Fundamentals of Tablix

This article gives an overview of Tablix, its architecture, and how to use Tablix with ActiveReports.

November 16, 2018

How to Integrate the ActiveReports Server Web Designer in an MVC App

This article talks about how to go about embedding the new HTML5/JavaScript based Web Designer in your MVC applications.

November 9, 2018

Migration From a Section Report to Page/RDL Report

This blog will help you understand why migrating from Section reports to Page/RDL reports in ActiveReports is necessary.

November 6, 2018

Data Visualization - Creating a .NET Election Prediction Report

With the upcoming United States Congressional elections in November, I thought it would be an interesting and educational experience to create a report on the predicted outcomes of the election using an ActiveReports Page report..

November 2, 2018

Create Side-by-Side Reports Using Tablix in ActiveReports Professional

In this blog, we'll see how we can use the Tablix data region to create a side-by-side layout report in ActiveReports.

October 30, 2018

5 Lesser-Known Features of ActiveReports (.NET Reporting)

We have been consistently adding features, to help make building clean, comprehensive .NET reports faster and easier to develop. This article highlights 5 lesser-known ActiveReports features.

October 23, 2018

Information Management - Pulling Data from Multiple Systems

Information management ability improved when ActiveReports 11 introduced the Lookup Function, DataSet Joins, and Subreports. With Page Reports, you can now pull data from multiple data systems. In this blog, we'll learn about these features while taking a form-based report as an example.

September 21, 2018

How to Design Templates for .NET Financial Reports

This article demonstrates how to create a .NET financial report template in ActiveReports Server.

August 10, 2018

What's New in ActiveReports 12 Service Pack 2

We're excited to announce the release of the second service pack for ActiveReports 12!

August 8, 2018

How to Drill Through Reports in ActiveReports | Video Demo

In this video, we’re going to show how to drill through from one report to another.

July 16, 2018

Data Binding in .NET Reporting | Video Demo

In this video, we’re going to show data binding using the ActiveReports end user designer.

July 9, 2018

How to Add a Parameter to your Report | Video Demo

In this video, we’ll show how easy it is to work with parameters in ActiveReports.

July 2, 2018

How to Create a .NET Report | Video Demo

This video demo illustrates how to create a .NET report in ActiveReports.

June 28, 2018

Pittsburgh TechFest 2018

An event where development professionals from Southwestern Pennsylvania and the surrounding areas gather to talk and learn about perfecting their craft.

June 22, 2018

UI and UX Design for Angular Reporting Webinar Recap

Hosted by Mateen Firoz, a GrapeCity Product Manager, this webinar discussed how you can enhance the UI and UX in your reports using Angular.

June 15, 2018

Finding the Best .NET Report Designer

With .NET reporting tools, trying to balance the ease and accessibility of a great report designer with its power and capabilities can be a challenge.

June 5, 2018

How to Create a .NET Report with ActiveReports

In this post, we’ll demonstrate a how to create a .NET report in ActiveReports. The video demo takes you through this step-by-step process.

May 16, 2018

How to use DataSet Joins in ActiveReports 12

In this blog, we'll look at what a dataset join is, how to use dataset joins, and understand their benefits with the help of a business scenario in ActiveReports.

April 24, 2018

Final ActiveReports 11 service packs now available

The third and final service packs are now available for ActiveReports 11 and ActiveReports 11 Server.

April 18, 2018

Join us at upcoming conferences and events in 2018

GrapeCity is all about developers, so where else would we want to be but some of the most popular, well-attended development events? We have a great lineup scheduled of all the best code camps and conferences.

April 16, 2018

ActiveReports 12, Service Pack 1 has arrived

The first Service Packs for ActiveReports 12 and ActiveReports 12 Server have released, and they include multiple much-requested features from customers.

April 4, 2018

How to display BLOB images from a SQLite database

Learn how to display BLOB images from a SQLite databse in ActiveReports.

March 27, 2018

How to use SubReports in Page Reports

As of ActiveReports 12, you can use subreports in page reports. Page report types are great for creating highly-structured reports such as billing statements, forms, and catalogs.

March 22, 2018

Come see us at Philly Code Camp 2018

GrapeCity is looking forward to attending Philly .NET Code Camp coming up on March 23 & 24, 2018!

March 6, 2018

How to Create a Shared Dataset in ActiveReports Server

Shared datasets allow users to use datasets in their own ad hoc reports. Here's how to create a shared dataset.

March 1, 2018