Working with Microsoft SQL Server 2016 Report Builder (Part 1) - Step by Step Installation and SetUp

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Microsoft SQL Server 2016 Report Builder is a stand-alone report service environment. We can create Tabluar/Matrix, paginated reports and publish them to Reporting Services installed in native or SharePoint integrated mode. In this article, we will look into the installation of Report Builder in a step by step way.

Introduction

Microsoft SQL Server 2016 Report Builder is a stand-alone report service environment. We can create Tabluar/Matrix, paginated reports and publish them to Reporting Services installed in native or SharePoint integrated mode. In this article, we will look into the installation of Report Builder in a step by step way.

Step 1: Download

First we need to download the Microsoft SQL Server 2016 Report Builder from here.

Step 2: Install the Report Builder

Next we need to install the ReportBuilder3.msi

Click Next Button, and choose, "I accept the terms in the License Agreement"

Click Next Button and choose the location of installation.

Click Next Button and enter the " Default Target Server" URL e.g. http://RNSReportBuilder/reportserver

Click Next Button to prompt for the installation process to start

Click "Install" button and the installation process will start. Once installation is over, we will receive the below screen.

A system reboot is needed after this.

After the system reboot, we will find the Report Builder Icon as under

Step 3: Click on the Report Builder Icon

Now, let's click on the Report Builder Icon to get the Report Builder screen.

Conclusion

In this article, we have looked into the installation of Microsoft SQL Server 2016 Report Builder in a step by step way. Hope this will be helpful. Thanks for reading.

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