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Posted - 03/28/2013 :  10:24:22  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Can the datasets in SSRS in the reort data be copied? I know that shared datasets can be copied... but here is my issue.

I have multiple versions of a report. The report data dataset has many calculated fields. I do not have the option to copy the datasets from the UI in SSRS. Can I update the datasets from the SSRS database?

I have many calculated fields and filters. Currently, I have to recreate them all if I cannot copy the dataset. This is extremely time consuming.

Any suggestions?

Very Important crosS Applying yaK Herder

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Posted - 03/28/2013 :  10:42:26  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
you can get dataset details through reporting services webservice methods. All dataset details are stored in catalog tables within report server database

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