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StartupExtensions.ConfigureReportingServices(IServiceCollection, Action<ReportingConfigurationBuilder>) Method

Allows you to register custom or predefined services to provide specific functionality to the Web Report Designer, Web Document Viewer and Web Query Builder.

Namespace: DevExpress.AspNetCore.Reporting

Assembly: DevExpress.AspNetCore.Reporting.v23.1.dll

NuGet Package: DevExpress.AspNetCore.Reporting


public static IServiceCollection ConfigureReportingServices(
    this IServiceCollection services,
    Action<ReportingConfigurationBuilder> configure


Name Type Description
services IServiceCollection

The service collection this methods extends.

configure Action<ReportingConfigurationBuilder>

An Action<T> delegate method that allows you to configure Web Report Designer, Web Document Viewer and Web Query Builder custom services using the corresponding methods of the ReportingConfigurationBuilder object, which is passed as the delegate parameter.


Type Description

A IServiceCollection that can be used to further configure application services.


This is an extension method for the application’s service collection (IServiceCollection). Call this method within the Startup‘s ConfigureServices method. This makes the reporting services you register in the service collection available within the application and in the Configure method.

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.ConfigureReportingServices(configurator => {
            configurator.ConfigureReportDesigner(designerConfigurator => {
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