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...

How to Create a Power BI Date Range Slicer

Hi Everyone! This blog post is about how to create and use a date range slicer. I am also going to tell you about the different date range slicer options and each one’s purpose, but first let me share with you why I wrote this post. Earlier this year, I created a date...

How to Create a Date Prompt in SSRS

There is a long story behind why I needed to create a date prompt, but the short story involves some feedback from a customer. The customer wanted to see how often computers check their warranty status with Enhansoft’s Warranty Status API. Now, this blog post is not...

How to Customize SSRS Line Chart Markers

Hi All! This is what I call an interesting blog post. All report developers, at one time or another, wish they could customize reports to their own liking. It could be as simple as adding a department name, a project name or a company name to a SQL Server Reporting...