Document Viewer in ASP.NET Core Applications

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Run Demo: ASP.NET Core Reporting

This section describes the ASP.NET Core Document Viewer component that allows users to preview, export, and print DevExpress reports.

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Prerequisites

You should have the following tools installed on your computer:

  • Visual Studio 2019 v16.6 or later to develop applications based on .Net 5.
  • Visual Studio 2019 v16.4 or later to develop applications based on .Net Core 3.1.
  • Visual Studio 2017 v15.7 or later to develop applications based on .Net Core 2.1.

Visual Studio should have the following workloads:

  • ASP.NET and web development
  • .NET Core cross-platform development

Note

Review the following help topic: .NET 5 and .NET Core Limitations.

Add the Document Viewer to Your Application

Review the following tutorials to configure the Document Viewer component in your ASP.NET Core application:

See the following section for information on advanced data binding techniques that you can use in your application:

The following section describes how to change the Document Viewer’s appearance:

Refer to the following help topic for information on how to add a report to an ASP.NET Core application:

Best Practices

For code samples, review the following help topic: ASP.NET Core Reporting Best Practices.

Troubleshooting

If you experience a problem with a Web Reporting application, review the following help topics: