WISE OWL EXERCISES
SSRS REPORTING SERVICES EXERCISES
- Designing a Simple Report (3)
- Data sources and datasets (1)
- Tables (5)
- Grouping tables (6)
- Expressions (8)
- Pages and printing (2)
- Parameters (9)
- Indicators (3)
- Gauges (4)
- Matrices (5)
- Charts (6)
- Data bars and sparklines (2)
- Lists (4)
- Subreports (2)
- 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 (9)
- Multivalue dropdowns (1)
- Improving report navigation (2)
- Linking reports (drilldown) (4)
- Dynamic reports (2)
SSRS Reporting Services | Customising reports exercise | Customise the parameters bar for a report
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First add the report called Vanilla from the above folder into your project (right-click on the project and choose to add an Existing Item):
Initially the report looks a bit boring and corporate.
Edit the file called rsreportserver.config in the appropriate folder so that it references a style sheet called pink.
Copy the default CSS file called HtmlViewer.css, to get a new file called pink.css:
You're now ready to make things pink!
Deploy the report to the report server, then see if your changes have worked:
Finally, please delete the reference to the CSS style sheet from your rsreportserver.config file, before it gives an unprofessional impression of Wise Owl!