How to Create Cascading Prompts

Prompts are extremely useful because with a prompt you can limit what is displayed within a report. You can get even more granular results when you add a second or a third prompt. Adding additional prompts, however, can lead to some minor inconveniences and unintended...

Accessing ConfigMgr Reports – Browser or Console

A long time ago, I learned while troubleshooting SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) reports, that your first step is always to open the report in a browser. Why? If it doesn’t work there, then there is no point in trying to access it via the console because the...

SSRS and Power BI Report Standards

In order to ensure that all of the reports found in Enhansoft Reporting and Warranty Information Reporting have the same look and feel, we created a Power BI and SSRS report standards guide. Why would you want to do the same? The answer is simple: consistency. There...

How to Fix the SSRS Error – Definition of this Report is Not Valid

Both Leonard and I talk about SSRS and Power BI reporting all of the time. We even publish weekly tips and tricks about reporting on the Enhansoft blog site and distribute a monthly newsletter full of tips. By the way, if you are not signed up for the newsletter, you...

Display a Date in a Text Box

The idea for this blog post was on my list of “things to do” for quite a while. Why? Again, and again, I saw comments such as, “My date is in the wrong format,” and, “I just want the short date, I don’t need the time.” There are numerous ways to solve these problems,...

How to Create a SSRS Date Range Prompt

Hi Everyone! In this blog post, I am going to talk more about the SSRS date range prompt epiphany I had after creating my first Power BI date range slicer. In a new Power BI version of a Warranty Information Reporting report, I created a slicer in order for users to...