Step-by-Step SCCM Report Creation using Report Builder

Benoit LecoursREPORT, SCCM, SSRS5 Comments

One of our favorite tasks when it comes to ConfigMgr management is SCCM Report Creation. Not only it brings value to an SCCM installation, it bring visibility on your hard work toward your management. Without SCCM reports, this huge management tools is running silently on all your devices but you’re not benefiting of all the advantages. It’s like having a sport car and discovering the Autobahn … ok maybe not. But what makes a good SCCM report ? Data, data, data This is the more important part of your reports. You need to query the right SQL views in the SCCM database. If … Read More

Upload RDL File to Report Server

Nicolas PilonSCCM, SSRS57 Comments

There are many way to upload RDL file to report server (SSRS). This post will show how to do it with the web portal. A RDL file is an XML application and a standard proposed by Microsoft for defining reports. Requirements SSRS installed and all running components.  You can refer to install SCCM 2012 Reporting Services Point post. A healthy RDL file. A user account with enough access to upload a report. Please read predefined roles on MSDN for more detailed information. Upload the file We suggest uploading your file into a Test folder before releasing the report in production. The report can be tested … Read More

Install SCCM 2012 Reporting Services Point

Benoit LecoursSCCM, SQL, SSRS21 Comments

In this part of SCCM 2012 and SCCM 1511 blog series, we will describe how to install a SCCM 2012 or SCCM 1511 reporting services point. This role can be installed on a remote machine, the process is the same but the logs location is different. Requirements Before you can install the reporting services point role you must configure SQL correctly. We’ll be using SQL 2012 on this post. We are assuming that SQL is already installed and that your SCCM site is up and healthy. During the initial SQL installation, you must select Reporting Services. If you have installed SQL … Read More

Reporting Point Error after R2 Upgrade

Benoit LecoursSCCM, SSRSLeave a Comment

This post explain how to fix Reporting Point Error after R2 Upgrade. Problem : After upgrading from SCCM 2012 SP1 CU2 to SCCM 2012 R2. You get the following error when running reports : An error has occurred during report processing. (rsProcessingAborted) Cannot read the next data row for the dataset DataSet1. (rsErrorReadingNextDataRow) Conversion failed when converting the nvarchar value ‘S-1-5-21-1010946700-728571707-39459515-134623’ to data type int. Removing and adding the “Reporting Service Role” did not fix the issue. SRSRP.log has Invalid Class errors : Invalid class SMS_SRS_REPORTING_POINT 07/7/2014 1:52:12 PM 6096 (0x17D0) Could not retrieve the reporting service name for instance ‘RPSERVER’ … Read More

Report Subscription in SSRS does not list Email in Drop Down Menu

Benoit LecoursSCCM, SQL, SSRS4 Comments

What can you do when your report subscription in SSRS does not list email in drop down menu? Symptoms When you first try to create an email subscription in SCCM 2012, you only have the Windows Share choice in the drop down menu. Email is missing from the list. Cause The principal cause of this issue is that your SSRS is not configured properly to send emails. Resolution Log to your SSRS server Open Reporting Service Configuration Manager Click on the Email Settings tab Enter the settings of your sender address and SMTP server Click Apply Verification Once completed, go back in SCCM … Read More