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Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 Reporting by Damian Sinay

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Chapter 8. Advance Custom Reporting and Automation

In this chapter, we are going to see how we can integrate a custom report with Dynamics CRM 2011 that can be created with ASP.NET or Silverlight. We will see sample codes with early and late bindings and how to automate the SQL reporting services' report execution. This can be done either with the CRM web interface or using code to automate a report-generated file such as a PDF file.

The ASP.NET report

There might be different reasons why we can find some limitations with the reports created in SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS); for example, using some dynamic controls, which are already available for ASP.NET and are not needed on an RDL report, might be a good reason to think about creating ...

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