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Release Notes for Embedded Reporting v5.1

Release History

5.1.28

Released on June 23, 2023

Improvements

Report Viewer

  • Added custom property “MaxAutoSize” to modify Legend size in Chart.
  • Improved HTML markup tag expression processing.

5.1.27

Released on June 14, 2023

Improvements

Report Viewer

  • Resolved dynamic license validation in Boldreports.
  • Renders table row headers properly in viewer.
  • Now sorting order will work with sum of aggregation expressions.

5.1.26

Released on June 07, 2023

Improvements

Report Viewer

  • Resolved the expression incorrect result in multiplication of negative values with zeros.
  • Renders the background image that stretches and fits to the page size in MVC PDF export.
  • Removed the previous report’s page settings reference in the current report.
  • Resolved the blank page rendering in print preview when report has no margin.

5.1.25

Released on May 31, 2023

Improvements

Report Viewer

  • HTML export displays the text alignment properly as like Report Viewer.
  • Exports the toggle item cells properly to Excel document in Virtualization mode.
  • Improved image report item padding.
  • Added support for splitting text box content inside sub report.
  • Now ReportHelper class return the datasources, parameters when file storage enabled.

5.1.24

Released on May 24, 2023

Improvements

Report Viewer

  • Renders the tablix report item properly when the dataset filtered, and result is empty.

5.1.23

Released on May 17, 2023

Improvements

Report Viewer

  • Added custom property “EnableParameterBlockScroller” to increase the parameter panel size for available report parameters.
  • List report item renders without cell overlapping in .NET Core app.
  • Resolved child item visibility when placed inside container report item in the report header.
  • Improved X-axis label split based on word length in chart report item.
  • Resolved incorrect chart legend positioning in UWP platform.

5.1.22

Released on May 10, 2023

Improvements

Report Viewer

  • Added custom property “LegendTextOverflow” to resolve the legend text overflow in chart series.
  • Resolved incorrect report items padding in word export.
  • Added custom property to set DatePicker start level to choose start Day or Month or Year.

General

  • The ASP.NET Core component rendering now includes the ability to add a nonce attribute as an option.

5.1.21

Released on May 3, 2023

Improvements

Report Viewer

  • Resolved the exception in exporting image report item with empty string.
  • Improved custom property option for mandatory and optional parameters.
  • Resolved the empty report rendering when ‘Allow blank value’ option set to dropdown parameter.
  • Now, the report will render as expected when this setting is enabled.
  • Now the sorting button reset properly when another column sorted in a table.
  • Improved alert dialog box to display data type error message for report parameter value.
  • Now the DateTime nullable parameter is functioning properly with optional parameters.
  • The child table report item renders properly when set page name.

5.1.20

Released on April 18, 2023

What’s New

Report Server

  • All Bold Reports services have been upgraded from ASP.NET Core 5.0 to 6.0.
  • Dedicated viewer service to improve the report rendering performance and memory handling in
    Report Server.

Report Viewer

  • Exported documents now support print page sizes.
  • Provided interlaced option for bar chart to render on the background of the sparkline.
  • A new Puppeteer chromium-based headless browser has been introduced for exporting data
    visualization elements in report writer.
  • Report page navigation now has an auto scroll option.
  • The StartDay of the date parameter in the report can now be customized.
  • Added option to display report execution performance information.
  • The matrix report item now supports fixed data for row headers.
  • Tables in Word documents can now have their cell height adjusted using the RowHeightType
    custom property.

Report Designer

  • Provided option to configure the preview data limit for visualization widgets.
  • Upgraded the reporting service to .Net 6.0.
  • Provided API to encrypt or decrypt designer-sensitive data.

Improvements

Report Server

  • Improved stability of Report Server scheduler service.

Report Viewer

  • Resolved empty rows added in csv exported output.
  • Renders datetime category axis labels are properly formatted in chart.
  • Resolved NRE in excel export while rendering textbox in WPF app.
  • Text wrapping properly applied when set toggle for tablix cells.
  • The parameter panel can now be displayed on the right side of report viewer
  • Renders chart report items in the ANGULAR CLI 13 apps.
  • Localization for Canadian English and French cultures is now available
  • Added expressions support for parameter custom properties.
  • Resolved the multiple table header display while scrolling.
  • Provided option to set parameter label width and item width using custom property
  • Properly renders large text inside the textbox while using the embedded fonts.
  • Displays data for all dataset, with case sensitive dataset names.
  • The indicator is displayed properly in the exported document.
  • Resolved the console errors in milliseconds to date conversion in chart item.
  • The lookup expression with scope is working properly for RDLC report.
  • Resolved the NRE in excel export while rendering textbox.
  • The allow null check and uncheck cases is working properly for dependent parameter.
  • Resolved, the NRE when perform multiple export.
  • Renders the allow null properly for parameters in UWP platform.
  • Resolved the UWP application crash when passing invalid service url.
  • Resolved the NRE in excel export while Enablevirtualevaluation is enabled.
  • Improved the custom properties expression support for Report Writer.
  • Resolved the bottom text cutting problem in text box.
  • Fixed the empty tabs are created in excel export.
  • Resolved the extra white space adding when loading the report again after parameter change.
  • Fixed the parameter values are not passed to drill through reports.
  • Fixed the double border display while scrolling the Fixed Row headers.
  • Resolved the header fields missing in excel export when setting the ExcelLayoutOption to
    IgnoreCellMerge
  • Fixed the Tablix detail row visibility while toggle item exported in excel document
  • Resolved the Render Format related problem in the report exports.
  • Now the report data visualization export properly in macOS environment.
  • Resolved the find icon visible problem in toolbar for Angular Platform.
  • Now the nested group table text rendering without text overlapping.
  • Renders background in HTML export when table column has hyperlink.
  • Resolved NRE exception occurring when passing the empty JSON array in Dataset.
  • Report displayed properly when field name and field source having case sensitive in dataset.
  • Improved the image rendering while the image source is empty or null.
  • Proper date time parameter displayed as per the selection in drop down.
  • Resolved the page sizes change while modify value in page setup.
  • The custom code processed properly when file storage enabled.
  • Renders the MAX aggregate properly for double datatypes with null values.
  • Main report renders the background image when image used in sub report.
  • Resolved the improper indicators are displayed when data is empty.
  • Improved the static values processing in dependent report parameter.
  • Error information for empty parameter values has been improved.
  • Enabled hexa code regex for background color expression.
  • Improved the text vertical alignment in tablix while can grow is set to false.
  • Modified the SVG rendering having a unique code before rendering the chart image.
  • The hyperlink works with expression in HTML exported file.
  • Resolved textbox overlapping when export to word.
  • Improved the watermark text content in parameters.
  • Included enable popup resize property in Report Viewer Parameter.
  • The ‘tabnabbing’ security issue in report viewer has been resolved.
  • Handled the exception in the chart image conversion in clientside exporting.
  • Datasource connection works when the user password contain ‘=’ characters.
  • The Global execution function shows correct time when refresh the report.
  • Displays correct date format when expressions used with various cultures in report viewer.
  • Resolved fill color undefined exception in console for angular CLI 13 applications.
  • Data grouping is properly applied when field name and field source differ by casings.
  • Improved the Firefox printing while setting tabnapping property.
  • Resolved NRE in rendering tablix inner report item with blank page in print layout.
  • Improved the text wrapping for textbox in pdf export.
  • Resolved the incorrect display of special character in html markup text.
  • Displays correct date format with various cultures in report viewer.
  • The Global execution function shows the correct datetime after refreshing the report.
  • The Chart axis series is rendered in proper order for null values.
  • Now, the detailed group is exported properly to csv export when report have no data.
  • The secondary y-axis title and labels are rendered without overlapping in chart report item.
  • Now, Mid() function expression is working properly as like SSRS.
  • Background color with expression “=#” works properly.
  • Resolved the cell merging for longer text in excel export.
  • The Angular platform now has access to the ‘enableOnScrollNavigation’ and
    “CustomBrandSettings” API.
  • Resolved the multipage navigation issue while speed scrolling to previous page in report
    viewer.
  • Columns are aligned properly in excel export with ignore cell merge layout option.
  • Provided page name and page number support for nested table report item.
  • Now, the excel empty row height is rendered properly.
  • Mandatory parameters can now be shown in the parameter panel.
  • Resolved parameter improper localization while using cdn locale scripts.
  • Improved the global variable declaration in Angular report export.
  • Optimized the line report item memory usage after excel export.
  • Hyperlink is rendering properly after exporting the toggle report item.
  • Resolved report exporting in react application when distributed cache enabled.
  • Improved the Firefox printing while setting tabnapping property.
  • Resolved NRE in rendering tablix inner report item with blank page in print layout.
  • Column group filters in Tablix are now functioning correctly.
  • Fixed the issue with the wrong page rotation when printing reports to PDFs.
  • Added option to set WeekStartDay in Date Picker Report Parameter.
  • Resolved cell merging exception for longer text in excel exported file.
  • Fixed parsing error in report parameter when ‘&amp’ used in a single line VB code.
  • Resolved toggle report item visibility when placed inside the container model.
  • Fixed tablix model not displaying when there was no data present.
  • Resolved the extra page rendering when using the tablix model with no data.
  • Added optional parameter settings for dropdown parameters
  • Resolved the value of the hidden Textbox item not included in XML export.
  • Resolved the incorrect Date Time rendering in Excel 2013.
  • Fixed rendering problem in bulleted paragraph list.
  • Resolved the Image auto resizing in PDF Export.
  • Fixed the console error in setting parameter visibility to false.
  • Improved the row groupings in toggle cases for excel export.
  • Resolved cascading parameter values not refreshing in selection change when connected to the
    report server.
  • Improved the hidden items handling when both the container and child have the same size.
  • Resolved the bar chart series not render properly when the series count increased.
  • Fixed the Tablix values incorrect evaluation in Word exports when using Virtual Evaluation
    mode.
  • Now the bar charts render properly when exporting directly from Azure Server reports page.
  • Resolved the report item incorrect positions when exporting the report to Word document with
    the advanced layout.
  • Added custom option to specify mandatory parameter feature in viewer.
  • A Search option has been enabled to find text within the rendered report.

Report Designer

  • Upgraded the npgsql package to the latest version.
  • Upgraded the System.Data.SqlClient package to the latest version.
  • Showing the proper error message for JSON data source when throwing exceptions if JSON data
    has an empty array or value.
  • Resolved the resetting of the font size to an empty issue when you applied the font size for
    the text run(selected text) of the text box.
  • Fixed the parameter that is not added while adding a shared dataset in the report.
  • Fixed the improperly hiding JSON array fields when selecting or unselecting columns in the
    query designer.
  • Fixed the dataset refresh API failure when invoking multiple API calls from the user
    application.

General