Developing Reports for Excel

One of the most popular popular formats for SSRS to export to is excel, especially for large data dumps or for further data processing, or just because it is so familiar to business users. Here are some things to consider when developing with this output in mind. Continue reading “Developing Reports for Excel”

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Exporting Excel Formulas

Sometimes, a customer will request for an SSRS excel export to contain some formulas rather than literal values. Usually this is when they require a ‘workbook’ rather than a normal report. i.e. they can make changes to detailed values and see what the calculated results are, rather than a read-only high-level information summary. Continue reading “Exporting Excel Formulas”