ReportDesignExtension.AssociateReportWithExtension(XtraReport, String) Method

Associates the report with the custom design extension, to employ parameters of custom types.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraReports.Extensions

Assembly: DevExpress.XtraReports.v18.1.Extensions.dll

Declaration

public static void AssociateReportWithExtension(
    XtraReport report,
    string contextName
)
Public Shared Sub AssociateReportWithExtension(
    report As XtraReport,
    contextName As String
)

Parameters

Type Name Description
XtraReport report

An XtraReport class descendant.

String contextName

A String value, identifying the context.

To provide parameters of custom types to your report, you should create a custom report design extension inherited from the ReportDesignExtension class.

Then, register the extension (using the ReportDesignExtension.RegisterExtension method) and associate the report with the custom extension (using the AssociateReportWithExtension method).

To learn more, see Creating Custom Report Parameters.

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