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Tuesday, 11 October 2016

SSRS custom sort

Public Function CustomSortOrder(ByVal RAG As String) as Integer

Select Case RAG

Case = "Up to 6 month"

Return 1

Case = "7 to 12 months"

Return 2

Case = "More than 12 months"

Return 3

End Select

End Function


=Code.CustomSortOrder(Fields!RAG.Value)

Thursday, 30 June 2016

ssrs subreport background colour

Ssubreport properties.
Select Parameters and add a parameter.
The name column is the name of the parameter in the subreport (rowcolour) and value is the value to set it to.
Set Value to the same expression used to set the background color for the row.
background color =Parameters!rowcolour.Value into the expression builder.