Monday, September 28, 2015

Send AX SSRS report directly to Printer


 Write the following code in the main method of the controller class for AX SSRS report.
Send AX SSRS Report directly to Printer
public static void main(Args _args)
{
    SrsReportRunController controller = new SrsReportRunController();
    SRSPrintDestinationSettings printSettings;

    // set report name
    controller.parmReportName(ssrsReportStr(LedgerBalanceControl, Report));

   controller.parmReportContract().parmPrintSettings().printMediumType(SRSPrintMediumType::Printer);
    controller.parmReportContract().parmPrintSettings().printerName("Send To OneNote 2010"); // specify your printer name
    //controller.parmReportContract().parmPrintSettings().printLandscape(true); // print in landscape orientation
    controller.parmReportContract().parmPrintSettings().numberOfCopies(1);    // print 2 copies
    //controller.parmReportContract().parmPrintSettings().setPaperTray(1); // print to paper tray with index = 1          
    //controller.parmReportContract().parmPrintSettings().collate(true);          // collate printed copies
    // suppress the parameter dialog to send directly to printer
    //controller.parmReportContract().parmPrintSettings().parmShowDialog(false);
    // start operation
    controller.startOperation();
}

Save AX SSRS Report as PDF or any other available file format
public static void main(Args _args)
{
    SrsReportRunController controller = new SrsReportRunController();

    controller.parmArgs(_args);
    controller.parmReportName(ssrsReportStr(LedgerBalanceControlReport));
    controller.parmShowDialog(false);

    controller.parmShowReportViewerParameters(false);
   
    controller.parmReportContract().parmPrintSettings().printMediumType(SRSPrintMediumType::File);
    controller.parmReportContract().parmPrintSettings().overwriteFile(true);
    controller.parmReportContract().parmPrintSettings().fileFormat(SRSReportFileFormat::PDF);
    controller.parmReportContract().parmPrintSettings().fileName("C:\\Reports\\ReportTest.pdf");
   
    controller.startOperation();
}


1 comment:

  1. Hi, did you try to set the Tray before?
    controller.parmReportContract().parmPrintSettings().setPaperTray(1);

    I'm not able to print to paper from the specific tray in AX2012 R3.

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