[dba-VS] Report Writing via Visual Studio

Salakhetdinov Shamil mcp2004 at mail.ru
Tue Aug 4 18:01:57 CDT 2015

 Hi Brad and Dan --

>>> you might find a good set of tutorials somewhere on the web.
Here they are:  http://www.gotreportviewer.com/  and http://tinyurl.com/o5fzs8v

Thank you.

-- Shamil

>Tuesday, August  4, 2015 4:22 PM -05:00 from Dan Waters <df.waters at outlook.com>:
>Hi Brad,
>Yes - VS does have a report writer.  And it is very different from the one
>in Access.  The best advice I can say is to buy a book on Visual Studio (not
>VB or C#) to begin learning reports.  Because reports haven't changed for
>several versions of VS, you can get an older book - at least back to VS
>2010.  Or, you might find a good set of tutorials somewhere on the web.
>Good Luck!
>-----Original Message-----
>From: dba-VS [mailto:dba-vs-bounces at databaseadvisors.com] On Behalf Of Brad
>Sent: Tuesday, August 04, 2015 1:17 PM
>To:  dba-vs at databaseadvisors.com
>Subject: [dba-VS] Report Writing via Visual Studio
>I have been using Microsoft Access for a lot of report writing tasks for the
>past 5+ years.
>I am now starting to look at Visual Studio for possible desktop and web
>I have downloaded Visual Studio 2013 Community Edition and have written a
>couple of small VB and C# programs.
>I sort of expected to find a Visual Studio report writer that was as good as
>the Access report writer.  So far, I have not had much luck.  Is there a
>good report writer in VS or is this obtained via some sort of add-on

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