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steps to link a report to web form

Hi friends,

Could any one give the complete steps of Linking a report to web form so that when called / clicked the link the report can display the data.

I have unchecked the "Report Option -> Save Data with Reports". So that the report could not take extra space.

I have DB connection code in my .aspx file, it is as follows:

Private Sub ConfigureCrystalReports()

Dim fileName As String = "Reports\" & ReportID & ".rpt"

Dim reportPath As String = Server.MapPath(fileName)

myRepDoc = New ReportDocument()


myCrystalReportViewer.ReportSource = myRepDoc


Dim myConnectionInfo As ConnectionInfo = New ConnectionInfo()

If Session("reportConnectionInfo") IsNot Nothing Then

Dim ConnInforArrList As ArrayList = DirectCast(Session("reportConnectionInfo"), ArrayList)

myConnectionInfo.ServerName = ConnInforArrList(0)

myConnectionInfo.DatabaseName = ConnInforArrList(1)

myConnectionInfo.UserID = ConnInforArrList(2)

myConnectionInfo.Password = ConnInforArrList(3)


lblMessage.ForeColor = Drawing.Color.Red

lblMessage.Text = "Session is off. Please Relogin to See the Report."

End If

SetDBLogonForReport(myConnectionInfo, myRepDoc)

SetDBLogonForSubreports(myConnectionInfo, myRepDoc)

myCrystalReportViewer.SelectionFormula = GetFieldName(ReportID) & "='" & Session("CompCode") & "'"

myCrystalReportViewer.Visible = True

End Sub

Private Sub SetDBLogonForReport(ByVal myConnectionInfo As ConnectionInfo, ByVal myReportDocument As ReportDocument)

Dim myTables As Tables = myReportDocument.Database.Tables

For Each myTable As CrystalDecisions.CrystalReports.Engine.Table In myTables

Dim myTableLogonInfo As TableLogOnInfo = myTable.LogOnInfo

myTableLogonInfo.ConnectionInfo = myConnectionInfo



End Sub

Private Sub SetDBLogonForSubreports(ByVal myConnectionInfo As ConnectionInfo, ByVal myReportDocument As ReportDocument)

Dim mySections As Sections = myReportDocument.ReportDefinition.Sections

For Each mySection As Section In mySections

Dim myReportObjects As ReportObjects = mySection.ReportObjects

For Each myReportObject As ReportObject In myReportObjects

If myReportObject.Kind = ReportObjectKind.SubreportObject Then

Dim mySubreportObject As SubreportObject = CType(myReportObject, SubreportObject)

Dim subReportDocument As ReportDocument = mySubreportObject.OpenSubreport(mySubreportObject.SubreportName)

SetDBLogonForReport(myConnectionInfo, subReportDocument)

If myReportObject.Name = "Subreport1" Then

Dim lvSec As Section = subReportDocument.ReportDefinition.Sections("DetailSection1")

If Not lvSec Is Nothing Then

Dim t1 As TextObject

t1 = lvSec.ReportObjects("txtEmpName")

t1.Text = Session.Contents("EmpName")

Dim t2 As TextObject

t2 = lvSec.ReportObjects("txtRepID")

t2.Text = Request.QueryString("REPID")

End If

End If

End If



End Sub

Please do help me out.

Thanks and regards

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