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.Net driver used as ADO.Net source in SSIS works - does not work in SSRS


.Net driver used as ADO.Net source in SSIS works - does not work in SSRS

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For Reporting Services 2012 on Windows Server 2012 --

I am trying to add new new connection type to SSDT for SSRS. I have a .Net driver that I can use as a ADO.Net source in SSIS and want to use the same driver in SSRS. I can add it as a Data Connection under server explorer but cannot reference it on a report. thoughts?

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Server Explorer doesn't have anything to do with SSRS.
You need to create a connection in the data sources of the report which is located in the Report Data pane (or under Shared Data Sources in the SSRS solution).



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Using SQL Server 2012, SSDT: Maybe a picture would help… (see my attached PIC)

After right-clicking on Data Sources and select Add New Data Source this is the prompt. How do we add to the list of data source types?

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It might be possible to add a custom data source extension, but I have never done it before.

Take a look at this page:
Data Sources Supported by Reporting Services (SSRS)



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