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Rave convertor

September 1, 2011

Author - Anton

As you know, Embarcadero RAD Studio XE2 is coming with the special edition of FR4. Many people have been asking us: is it possible to convert Rave reports (.rav files) to Fast reports (.fr3 files)? It is possible, because we have developed a convertor from Rave reports for this purpose. How to conv...

How to create Master/Detail report with help of VB6 and TfrxUserDataset

August 30, 2011

Author - Aleksey Mandrykin

Frankly say I have never used Microsoft Visual Basic 6 until begin my job in Fast Reports. I can't say that VB6 is my favorite language but it is good enough to make many things. I recieve many questions how to build a Master/Detail report based on application's data. VB6 example demonstrate how to...

RDL import in FastReport .NET

August 28, 2011

What is the RDL import RDL report it's a report template in format of Report Definition Language. The format used in Microsoft Reporting Services. Reports can be generated in Microsoft Visual Studio and Microsoft Report Builder, and in some third-party editors. Reports are stored in files with exten...

RDL import in FastReport .NET

August 28, 2011

Author - Oleg Kojnikov

What is the RDL import RDL report it's a report template in format of Report Definition Language. The format used in Microsoft Reporting Services. Reports can be generated in Microsoft Visual Studio and Microsoft Report Builder, and in some third-party editors. Reports are stored in files with exten...

Fonts embedding in the PDF export in FR VCL 5

August 26, 2011

Author - Anton

What is fonts "embedding" PDF documents often contains text written with various fonts. In order Acrobat Reader or another pdf viewer can display this text, it must have access to font files used in the document. If the OS where you open the document doesn't have needed fonts, the document may beco...

Excel formulas in the BIFF export

August 25, 2011

Author - Anton

Starting from FR VCL 4.11.15 the BIFF export can export formulas. For example, to export the formula SUM(A1:B2) put a TfrxMemoView on a report and write in it Code =SUM(A1:B2) The first character of the text must be the equality sign "=", and the rest of it - a correct Excel formula....

FastReport.Net on MacOSX

June 3, 2011

Author - Michael Philippenko

Yes, it is possible. Our team are preparing now FastReport.Net Mono Edition. Let see screenshots: FastReport.Net demo in the "strange OS" FastReport.Net report designer in the same OS.

We have released FastReport VCL 4.11

May 10, 2011

Author - Michael Philippenko

At the requests of our customers FastReport VCL 4.11 released. The most important innovation - a new direct export to BIFF8 (Excel). By this new export filter now is it possible to write generated reports directly to Excel format, without third-party programs and technologies. Early in FastReport ...