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Mastering System Center Configuration Manager

By : Vangel Krstevski
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Mastering System Center Configuration Manager

By: Vangel Krstevski

Overview of this book

Table of Contents (15 chapters)
Mastering System Center Configuration Manager
About the Author
About the Reviewers

Creating a report

In order to create a report from the Configuration Manager console, you have to choose Create Report and launch the Create Report Wizard page. Then, you can choose to use a report model if it is present or a SQL-based report. For more information on report models, use the following link:

The next example uses a SQL-based report. You have to enter a name for the report and choose the path to select a folder location where you will save the report. Click on Next and review the Summary page. Click on Next again and then on Finish to deploy the report to the report server and to start Report Builder.

Creating custom reports

Sometimes, you need to create or modify an existing report in order to provide information that is not part of the core report. The following sections discuss development tools, how to create custom reports, interactive reporting features, and advanced reporting techniques so that you can create an advanced...