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Forum: Reporting Services January 27th, 2015, 11:40 AM
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Posted By Paul_Turley
Highlight the Background based on expression

It would be helpful if you would post a sample of your data source and then give a specific example or two of the intended logic. Please show the column names and values for all five columns and a...
Forum: BOOK: Professional Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Reporting Services ISBN: 978-0-470-24201-8 November 29th, 2011, 03:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 5,359
Posted By Paul_Turley
This is certainly not very helpful error...

This is certainly not very helpful error feedback. If you are able to reproduce this behavior in a current product verison, please post a bug/feedback for the SSRS product team at...
Forum: BOOK: Professional Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Reporting Services ISBN: 978-0-470-24201-8 November 23rd, 2011, 04:50 PM
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Posted By Paul_Turley
There is certainly not a general problem with pie...

There is certainly not a general problem with pie charts or any other type of charts in SSRS 2008 or SSRS 2008 R2. Many companies are using these and other features in thousands of production...
Forum: BOOK: Beginning T-SQL with Microsoft SQL Server 2005 and 2008 ISBN: 978-0-470-25703-6 November 12th, 2011, 08:20 PM
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Views: 74,741
Posted By Paul_Turley
If you wanted to use the first and last name to...

If you wanted to use the first and last name to identify the record and also have the ability to pass in new values for the same two columns, you could do this:

create procedure spUpd_ContactName
...
Forum: BOOK: Beginning T-SQL with Microsoft SQL Server 2005 and 2008 ISBN: 978-0-470-25703-6 November 12th, 2011, 07:48 PM
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Views: 74,741
Posted By Paul_Turley
You're absolutely right. I beleive that when the...

You're absolutely right. I beleive that when the stored procedure script was pasted into the manuscript, the last line was omitted. My appologies. The code should read:

CREATE PROCEDURE...
Forum: BOOK: Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services Recipes: for Designing Expert Reports June 29th, 2010, 02:47 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,568
Posted By Paul_Turley
Hi I'm sorry for the confusion and thank you for...

Hi
I'm sorry for the confusion and thank you for using our book. This assembly reference was left-over from an earlier example and is not neccessary for this report. Use the Report Properties...
Forum: Reporting Services May 11th, 2010, 04:04 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,109
Posted By Paul_Turley
If Reporting Services isn't installed on your...

If Reporting Services isn't installed on your local development machine, this will be an invalid URL. Substitute "localhost" with the name of your report server. To test this path, you can type it...
Forum: BOOK: Beginning T-SQL with Microsoft SQL Server 2005 and 2008 ISBN: 978-0-470-25703-6 March 22nd, 2010, 12:31 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,716
Posted By Paul_Turley
The type column indicates the type of object...

The type column indicates the type of object referenced in the sys.objects table. In the example, U is a user-created table. The object types are documented in Books On Line at...
Forum: BOOK: Professional SQL Server 2005 Reporting Services ISBN: 0-7645-8497-9 February 17th, 2010, 01:27 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,665
Posted By Paul_Turley
I'm afraid that this is not a current capability...

I'm afraid that this is not a current capability of the product as of SSRS 2008 R2. This would require that different subreport pages be rotated 90 degrees by each renderer. The product team has...
Forum: BOOK: Professional Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Reporting Services ISBN: 978-0-470-24201-8 October 6th, 2009, 11:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,404
Posted By Paul_Turley
Perhaps if you could give a specifc example of...

Perhaps if you could give a specifc example of data you need to visualize in the report and what you want to do with it, I can answer your question.
Forum: BOOK: Beginning T-SQL with Microsoft SQL Server 2005 and 2008 ISBN: 978-0-470-25703-6 October 6th, 2009, 01:12 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,849
Posted By Paul_Turley
Thank you. This issue had been reported several...

Thank you. This issue had been reported several months ago and should have been entered into the book errata log. I've followed up with the forum administrator to make sure it gets logged and will...
Forum: BOOK: Professional Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Reporting Services ISBN: 978-0-470-24201-8 October 4th, 2009, 12:48 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,508
Posted By Paul_Turley
I will be posting and errata document to the book...

I will be posting and errata document to the book downloads for chapter 6 containing the following information. Following these directions, it would not be necessary to add a Group By clause the...
Forum: BOOK: Professional Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Reporting Services ISBN: 978-0-470-24201-8 September 27th, 2009, 01:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,508
Posted By Paul_Turley
Rob You do have a current copy of the book. ...

Rob

You do have a current copy of the book. This correction was not made to the current edition. Your suggestion to add a group by clause to the query addresses the problem. Another approach...
Forum: BOOK: Professional Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Reporting Services ISBN: 978-0-470-24201-8 September 27th, 2009, 03:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,508
Posted By Paul_Turley
There were errors in that chapter in the first...

There were errors in that chapter in the first run copy of the book, which were corrected in subsequent printings. If your copy of the book doesn't have the forward by Thierry D'Hers, you have a...
Forum: BOOK: Beginning T-SQL with Microsoft SQL Server 2005 and 2008 ISBN: 978-0-470-25703-6 September 7th, 2009, 04:37 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,573
Posted By Paul_Turley
This is a new feature in SQL Server 2008. Sorry...

This is a new feature in SQL Server 2008. Sorry about the confusion.
Forum: BOOK: Professional Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Reporting Services ISBN: 978-0-470-24201-8 September 7th, 2009, 04:33 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,615
Posted By Paul_Turley
Try looking for the project in: C:\Program...

Try looking for the project in:
C:\Program Files\Microsoft SQL Server\100\Tools\Samples\AdventureWorks Analysis Services Project
Forum: BOOK: Professional Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Reporting Services ISBN: 978-0-470-24201-8 September 6th, 2009, 01:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,615
Posted By Paul_Turley
Both the relational data warehouse and the SSAS...

Both the relational data warehouse and the SSAS database have the same name. You will need to open the SSAS project that installed with the sample databases and the deploy and process the cube from...
Forum: BOOK: Professional Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Reporting Services ISBN: 978-0-470-24201-8 August 30th, 2009, 05:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,436
Posted By Paul_Turley
What verison of Reporting Services are you using...

What verison of Reporting Services are you using and what design tool (i.e. Report Builder 2.0 or BIDS?) Report Builde will not show you a list of reports. BIDS or Visual Studio will show a list of...
Forum: BOOK: Professional Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Reporting Services ISBN: 978-0-470-24201-8 July 9th, 2009, 05:05 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 987
Posted By Paul_Turley
It looks like the error is being reported by your...

It looks like the error is being reported by your DB2 data provider or driver. When you say that the report doesn't work on one particular PC, are you previewing the report on that machine in the...
Forum: BOOK: Professional SQL Server Reporting Services ISBN: 0-7645-6878-7 June 9th, 2009, 06:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,086
Posted By Paul_Turley
More information about your scenario and report...

More information about your scenario and report design would be helpful.

What field(s) are you passing in the drill-through action?
What parameter(s) are you using in the target report to...
Forum: Reporting Services April 2nd, 2009, 06:30 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 8,005
Posted By Paul_Turley
For a result set this large, you should make sure...

For a result set this large, you should make sure you are using remote and not local report processing. Also, if the data source is a normalized, operational database, you should consider moving to...
Forum: Reporting Services March 2nd, 2009, 01:18 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,670
Posted By Paul_Turley
Sounds like it could be a problem with encryption...

Sounds like it could be a problem with encryption in Visual Studio. I haven't seen this problem in my SSRS 2005 environment. Please post this to the MSDN forum at...
Forum: BOOK: Professional SQL Server 2005 Reporting Services ISBN: 0-7645-8497-9 February 17th, 2009, 04:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,032
Posted By Paul_Turley
Bummer. It would be good to hear from someone...

Bummer. It would be good to hear from someone with a Citrix background.
Forum: BOOK: Professional SQL Server 2005 Reporting Services ISBN: 0-7645-8497-9 February 17th, 2009, 02:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,032
Posted By Paul_Turley
I don't have much experience with Citrix but can...

I don't have much experience with Citrix but can tell you how the print feature works. When you use the client-side printing icon on the report toolbar, this invokes an ActiveX control that attempts...
Forum: BOOK: Professional SQL Server 2005 Reporting Services ISBN: 0-7645-8497-9 February 17th, 2009, 02:05 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 3,756
Posted By Paul_Turley
Drill-down/subreport error

This is an unusual error. In your post you said 'drill-down' and 'subreport' (which are two different things.) Are you actually using a subreport with a toggle item? If so, this may be an...
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