The dot net version of Report Manager is a full translation from Delphi to C# of the reporting engine. The port to dot net is near completion but requires still some work. Libraries are provided so you can link easily your reports with your application. The .net por tof the Report Designer is not completed, so, the design and test of ther reports must be done with native Win32 database drivers
How to design reports for .Net
Design the report normally but:
Using the library
To use the libraries provided, you should include a reference to them in your project. It' better if you include the .csproj to your project and then a reference to that project so you can debug any problem deeper.
Documentation is available but still incomplete.
This is sample code to execute a report, a portion of the sample provided testinglib.exe.
Report rp=new Reportman.Report();
// Set the provider factory for each database, user the invariant name of the factory (defined in mahine.config)
rp.DatabaseInfo.ProviderFactory = "YourDatabasefactory";
// As an alternative you can provide an already stablished connection and transaction
// rp.DatabaseInfo.Connection =YourIDBConnection
PrintOutPDF printpdf = new PrintOutPDF();
PrintOutWinForms prw = new PrintOutWinForms();
prw.Preview = preview;