The following chart compares the key features included in each major version of ActiveReports (AR) and Data Dynamics Reports (DDR) products.

Note: New and enhanced features are highlighted in bold.

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Developer Edition Version Comparison
Features Included AR13 AR12 AR11 AR10 AR9 AR8 AR7 AR6 DDR AR3 AR2 COM
Designers
Visual Studio 2017                
Visual Studio 2015            
Visual Studio 2013, 2012, 2010        
ProDesigner for Web: component for ad-hoc reporting in web solutions
Visual Query Designer            
ProDesigner standalone designer app
Report Layouts
Page Reports        
RDL Reports      
Section Reports  
Data Sources
JSON Data                
CSV Data                
XML Data    
SQL Server Client
Oracle Client
ODBC Drivers    
OLEDB Provider
Unbound Data
Custom Data Objects
Visualization Controls
Composite Charts                
Dataset Joins
Tablix              
Report Parts              
Stylesheets              
Server-Based Shared Data Sources                
Server-Based Shared Data Sets                
Server-Based Shared Stylesheets                
Server-Based Shared Master Reports                
Server-Based Shared Subreports                
Server-Based Shared Images                
Layers            
Table of Contents            
Maps          
Calendar      
Table      
Matrix/Crosstab/Pivot      
List      
Rich Text Box  
Formatted Text      
Barcodes º º º º  
Chart º º º  
Sparklines      
Bullets      
Image Control
Overflow Placeholders        
SubReports
Viewers
JavaScript Viewer
HTML5          
WinForms
ASP.NET º
WPF        
Adobe Flash        
Microsoft Silverlight        
MVC      
ActiveX                  
Mobile Support          
Touch & Gesture Support          
Thin Viewers (Server Report Execution in WinForms and WPF)                
Report Import/Converters
MS Excel                
SQL Server Reporting Services (RDL)      
Crystal Reports
MS Access
Section Reports (RPX) Converter
Report Export Formats
CSV
DocX              
PDF
Excel
JSON
RTF  
Microsoft Word      
Text
Image
HTML
TIFF
XML      
Support Currently Provided
Technical Support              
Bug Fixes                  
Optional Server Add-Ons
ActiveReports Server            
ActiveReports Server Report Designer