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Change Sub Report based on Main Report's Data


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Report Item SubReport


This article explains how to change the ReportSource of the SubReport based on Main Report's Data.


You can use a User Function in a Binding to the SubReport item's ReportSource property. The function should return a valid ReportSource object that wraps a report - the subreport.

For example, the following user function:

public static ReportSource SetReportSource(string field)
    var TRS = new TypeReportSource();
    TRS.Parameters.Add("Parameter1", field);
    if (field.ToLower() == "yes")
        TRS.TypeName = typeof(SubReport1).AssemblyQualifiedName;
        TRS.TypeName = typeof(SubReport2).AssemblyQualifiedName;
    return TRS;

You should set the following Binding to the SubReport item in the Main report:

Property path: ReportSource

Expression: = SetReportSource(Fields.MainReportFieldX)

See Also

Extending Reporting Engine with User Functions

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