This section guides you to create an embedded data source in Bold Report Designer. The embedded data source can only be used by the report in which it is embedded.
To bind data to a report item, a minimum of one data source is needed. A data source can be created through the below steps:
Click on the Data icon in the configuration panel.
Data panel, click on the
switcher icon on the top-right corner.
Datasources in context menu, to open
DATASOURCES configuration panel, click on the
NEW DATASOURCE button.
In the connection type panel, choose the data source type that you want to connect.
SQLconnection type is used for demonstration.
In the new connection panel,
Now, click on the
Save button and the new embedded data source will be added in data source list pane like below.
The embedded data source is created in the report and it is ready to create/use the data.