Support for editable fields in WebReport

May 18, 2018

Author - Dmitriy Fedyashov

In the article "Interactive forms in the PDF export of Fast Report .Net 2018" I have already considered editable fields. The bottom line is that the Text and Checkbox objects can be edited in the report preview mode if you include the Editable property. Until recently, this function was supported on...

How to use WebReport with ASP .Net Core

January 17, 2018

Author - Dmitriy Fedyashov

Recently FastReport introduced a new library under the .Net - FastReport Core platform. This is a special version of FastReport.Net for working with ASP .Net Core. The first version of the library did not implement the WebReport object and OnlineDesigner. We had to export a report to HTML, and then ...

How to pass parameter into report through URL

August 23, 2017

Author - Dmitriy Fedyashov

Working with reports on the Internet, there is a need to transmit the values of any parameters. This, for example, can be data for filtering lists or customer information. It would be convenient to pass parameters using the URL (Universal Resource Locator) when you call the web form with the report....

Using external controls to manage report properties

August 16, 2017

Author - Dmitriy Fedyashov

This article aims to explicate the concept of work with a report via the Web form controls in the project ASP .Net MVC. So, the task is to create a Web application, that will allow to: 1) upload a Web report; 2) export the report in one of three formats; 3) display / hide the Web toolbar of the ...

Updating report object through Ajax in ASP.Net MVC project

August 16, 2017

Author - Dmitriy Fedyashov

Ajax technology significantly speeds up web applications. Also, the visual side is important. Agree that not very nice when each time you click the button and the entire Web page is updated. If your internet is not very fast, this procedure causes irritation, because all elements disappear and appea...

Localization of Online Designer and WebReport

August 15, 2017

Author - Dmitriy Fedyashov

Report Localization is very urgent task in a Web environment. Because your site can be visited by people from different countries. Fortunately, FastReport.Net has many localizations in different languages, and we can use it. Let's look at how to do it on the example of MVC application. First of al...

Interactive web report with drill down lists

August 15, 2017

Author - Dmitriy Fedyashov

In this article we look at how to create interactive reports with drop-down groups. We will group the records and display the groups in a collapsed form. If necessary, the user opens and views the contents of a group. This functionality can significantly improve the user experience with the lists. B...

Interactive web report – detail page

August 14, 2017

Author - Dmitriy Fedyashov

Interactive reports allow the user to interact with the report through hyperlinks. Through hyperlinks, you can run other reports, or to move to other pages of the report or go to your bookmarks. In the article "Interactive Web reports in MVC project," we looked at how to create an interactive repor...

Interactive matrix in a web report

August 14, 2017

Author - Dmitriy Fedyashov

Let us remember how to create an interactive matrix. We use the xml data base of FastReport.Net delivery. Choose the tables: Add the object Matrix on the data band: Now open the Order Details table in the data window. You will see a table connected: Products and Orders. Open Orders. It has an...

Several reports in the same object WebReport - Working with tabs

August 12, 2017

Author - Dmitriy Fedyashov

Web Reports direction actively develops in FastReport.Net. A new feature - bookmarks, you can create a bookmark to a web report toolbar. These tabs allow you to open other reports in the same window. Such a decision may be convenient to display a series of reports similar subjects or reports related...

Report on entire web page

August 12, 2017

Author - Dmitriy Fedyashov

In previous articles, we discussed how to create a web report. And it looked like this: Agree that not very attractive looks. Scroll bars, a small display area of the report. But it is possible to stretch a report on the entire page. To do this, set the properties of an object WebReport1 SingleP...

How to change the Online Designer configuration in the program code

July 29, 2017

Author - Dmitriy Fedyashov

Before downloading the Online Designer from the FastReport site, you must first compile it. But, for this you must first configure the program in a special visual builder. But what if your needs have changed and you need a different configuration? You have to again create OnlineDesigner in the visua...

How to upload report into Online Designer and download edited report

July 29, 2017

Author - Dmitriy Fedyashov

One of the first questions that faces Online Designer users is how to organize downloading reports from a local computer? Today we will consider uploading from the local computer to Online Designer and downloading the modified report using the example of the ASP.Net MVC application. Create an ASP.N...

How to handle errors when calling WebReport.DesignerSaveCallBack

July 29, 2017

Author - Dmitriy Fedyashov

Online Designer is an excellent tool for creating reports on the Internet. Let's look at the situation. You create a report template, save it, and ... See the message "was not saved". But what is wrong? How do you know what the error is? Now, the web report has the Debug property, with which you can...

How to make auto refreshable web reports

March 27, 2017

Author - Dmitriy Fedyashov

When there is a need to reflect the current situation in your enterprise with the help of web reports, you might need to update information automatically on a site without any user's involvement. If you use more than one of these reports with auto refresh function on a single page of a web site, you...

How to register data sources in web reports FastReport.Net

March 16, 2017

Author - Dmitriy Fedyashov

To use a data source in web - reports you need to register it. This can be done in two ways that will be illustrated in this work. Registering a data source using the popup - menu of “WebReport” component. Use the project ASP.Net. Add the component “SQLDataSource” to the ...

How to hide toolbar in web-reports

March 16, 2017

Author - Dmitriy Fedyashov

By default, web - reports have the toolbar above them in case to control the report display: In the object properties of “WebReport” you can control this toolbar, add and remove elements, change the layout and style. For example, to display the toolbar at the bottom of the report...

How to place several reports on one Web page

March 15, 2017

Author - Dmitriy Fedyashov

A web - form allows placing any number of reports on one page. It is only limited by the size of the page. Moreover, each report can have its own data source. Let us examine the following example: Add the “SqlDataSource” component to the page. From the drop-down menu select “Con...

How to make simple Web-report in FastReport.Net

October 4, 2016

Author - Dmitriy Fedyashov

Web-reports are very much in demand nowadays. Every day we use the Internet and look through dozens or even hundreds of web-pages. Many businesses strive to make their activities more public and the Internet for this could be better instrument. Thus, it is possible to transfer some of the existing r...