Telerik Reporting R1 2017

DataSource Wizard

The Data Source Wizard allows you to select from one of the available data source components:

  • SqlDataSource - represents an SQL Database to data items

  • CsvDataSource - represents a CSV data source that provides data to data items

  • ObjectDataSource - represents a business object that provides data to data items

  • EntityDataSource - represents an Entity data model to data items

  • OpenAccessDataSource - represents an Open Access data model to data items

  • CubeDataSource - represents OLAP cube data model to data items

  • OpenClientDataSource - represents OpenEdge AppServer ABL procedures which provide data to data items

and selecting one of those choices, starts the respective wizard:

There are two ways to start the Data Source wizard:

  1. From the DataSource property of a data report item

    • Select the DataSource property of a data report item (Report, Table/Crosstab/List, Chart)

    • Click on the Add New Data Source link.

    • The Data Source Wizard is started

  2. From the Report Wizard, Table and CrossTab Wizards, Graph Wizard or Map Wizard:

    • Navigate to Choose Data Source page of the Wizard

    • click the Add New Data Source button

    • The Data Source Wizard is started