ReportingConfigurationBuilder.ConfigureReportDesigner(Action<ReportDesignerConfigurationBuilder>) Method

Provides access to the ReportDesignerConfigurationBuilder object that exposes methods for registering custom or predefined services extending the Web Report Designer functionality.

Namespace: DevExpress.AspNetCore.Reporting

Assembly: DevExpress.AspNetCore.Reporting.v18.2.dll

Declaration

public ReportingConfigurationBuilder ConfigureReportDesigner(
    Action<ReportDesignerConfigurationBuilder> configure
)
Public Function ConfigureReportDesigner(
    configure As Action(Of ReportDesignerConfigurationBuilder)
) As ReportingConfigurationBuilder

Parameters

Type Name Description
Action<ReportDesignerConfigurationBuilder> configure

An Action<T> delegate method that allows you to configure Web Report Designer custom services using the methods of the ReportDesignerConfigurationBuilder object, which is passed as the delegate parameter.

Returns

Type Description
ReportingConfigurationBuilder

A ReportingConfigurationBuilder that can be used to further configure the reporting services.

The code below registers a custom IDataSourceWizardConnectionStringsProvider service for the Web Report Designer.

using DevExpress.AspNetCore;
using DevExpress.AspNetCore.Reporting;
//... 

public class Startup {
//... 
    public void ConfigureServices(IServiceCollection services) {
        services.AddDevExpressControls();
        services.AddMvc(); 

        services.ConfigureReportingServices(configurator => {
            configurator.ConfigureReportDesigner(designerConfigurator => {
                designerConfigurator.RegisterDataSourceWizardConnectionStringsProvider<customProvider>();
            });
        });        
    }
//...    
}

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