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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

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 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

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

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

How to use ActiveReports in ASP.NET Core 2.0 and Razor pages

ActiveReports has been the best reporting tool in the industry since the ActiveX days, and is used across various domains and platforms. As the technologies evolve, so do our customers. You're moving to newer platforms and technologies, and we're making every effort to keep pace. In this blog, we’re going to see how to use ActiveReports in the latest web framework by Microsoft -- ASP.NET Core 2.0.

February 5, 2018

ActiveReports Roadmap: A Look at 2018

With 2017 quickly coming to a close and a successful ActiveReports 12 release in November, it's time to look into the next year.

December 28, 2017

How to create an RDL report in code

While RDL reports are easy enough to create in a designer, you may need to conditionally manage data-binding of a page or report at run time. Or you might need to make a minor change to the layout of a report based on some user input. In short, you need to create an RDL report in **code**. This blog walks you through that process, and you can also download the sample code to use in your report app.

December 19, 2017

Video: What's New in ActiveReports 12 Developer Webinar

The ActiveReports 12 Server webinar is available for viewing at your leisure. Learn about Dataset Joins, subreports, CSV export, and more.

December 7, 2017

Free Webinars: New in ActiveReports 12 and ActiveReports 12 Server

Register today for two upcoming ActiveReports webinars. You'll learn all about the new features in ActiveReports 12 and ActiveReports 12 Server.

November 16, 2017

ActiveReports 12 Releases

ActiveReports 12 and ActiveReports 12 Server have released! New features include customized installation, CSV and JSON exports, report templates, and more.

November 13, 2017

How to painlessly design ActiveReports with PostgreSQL

PostgreSQL is one of the most commonly used open source data sources. It has an interface that makes it easier to use than MySQL. Recently one of our customers asked how to bind ActiveReports to a PostgreSQL database, so I decided to write this blog article to help other customers who work with PostgreSQL.

September 14, 2017