ALL SOFTWARE EXERCISES
- EXERCISES HOME PAGE (840)
- Access 2010 (66)
- Access VBA Macros (17)
- Advanced VBA (29)
- ASP.NET MVC (0)
- ASP.NET webforms - C# (25)
- ASP.NET webforms - VB (27)
- Excel 2010 (83)
- Excel 2013 (10)
- Excel VBA Macros (37)
- Power BI - Excel 2013 (25)
- Power BI - Excel 2016 (23)
- Power BI Desktop (26)
- PowerPivot 2010 (26)
- Report Builder 3.0 (42)
- SQL (156)
- SSAS - multidimensional (21)
- SSAS - tabular (29)
- SSIS Integration Services (18)
- SSRS Reporting Services (53)
- Visual Basic 2010 (42)
- Visual C Sharp 2010 (65)
- WPF - Visual C# (20)
SSRS REPORTING SERVICES EXERCISES
- Designing a Simple Report (2)
- Data sources and datasets (1)
- Tables (2)
- Grouping tables (2)
- Expressions (2)
- Parameters (5)
- Indicators (1)
- Gauges (2)
- Matrices (3)
- Charts (2)
- Data bars and sparklines (1)
- Lists (2)
- Subreports (1)
- Revision of expressions (3)
- Variables (3)
- Embedding code (3)
- Basic Custom Assemblies (2)
- Examples of custom assemblies (1)
- Customising reports (2)
- Stored procedures in SSRS (2)
- Parameters using Stored Procedures (2)
- Dropdown parameters (3)
- Multivalue dropdowns (1)
- Improving report navigation (2)
- Linking reports (drilldown) (1)
- Dynamic reports (2)
Exercise: Combining Join and LookupSet to list children
This exercise is provided to allow potential course delegates to choose the correct Wise Owl Microsoft training course, and may not be reproduced in whole or in part in any format without the prior written consent of Wise Owl.
The answer to the exercise will be included and explained if you attend the Wise Owl course listed below!
You need a minimum screen resolution of about 700 pixels width to see our exercises. This is because they contain diagrams and tables which would not be viewable easily on a mobile phone or small laptop. Please use a larger tablet, notebook or desktop computer, or change your screen resolution settings.
The aim of this exercise is to create the following report:
For each film, we'll list out all of the actors who appear in it.
To do this, first create a report called Who did what, and within this create two datasets. The first should just contain the id and name of each film:
The dataset called Films should just contain the FilmId and FilmName fields, and be based on the tblFilm table.
The second dataset should show for each role the name of the actor and the id number of the film they appear in (be careful to create the join correctly):
The dataset linking the actor and cast tables.
Now create your report table, and set the expression for the second column so that it joins together all of the actor names from the Actors dataset where the CastFilmId field value equals the value of the corresponding FilmId field in the Films dataset!
The expression should use the JOIN and LOOKUPSET functions - see manual for help!
When you've got this working, close down your report!