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Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Allow NULL value in Multi Value Report Parameter in SQL Server Reporting Services

Your SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) report has a multi value parameter, but it doesn't show NULL in the parameter drop down along with the other parameter values. In SSRS a multi-value parameter cannot include a NULLvalue, so users can't filter the data for NULL values. Your requirements state a need to be able to filter the data forNULL values, so in this tip I will demonstrate how to allow NULL values in a multi value SSRS report parameter.

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Thursday, May 7, 2015

Alternate Row Background Color in SQL Server Reporting Services Tablix and Matrix

You want to make your SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) Tablix's and Matrix's more attractive by configuring an alternative row background color. Unfortunately, you cannot find any out of box properties in SSRS to do this. How do you configure alternative row background colors in a Tablix or Matrix?

The alternative row background color improves the readability of data in your SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) Reports. In this tip I will show you how to configure alternative row background colours in a Tablix and Matrix each with one simple example.

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