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ReportExecutionService.GetRenderResource Method

Returns the resource for a specified rendering extension format.

Namespace: Microsoft.WSSUX.ReportingServicesWebService.RSExecutionService2005
Assembly: ReportExecution2005 (in reportexecutionservice.dll)

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public byte[] GetRenderResource (
	string Format,
	string DeviceInfo,
	out string MimeType
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public byte[] GetRenderResource (
	String Format, 
	String DeviceInfo, 
	/** @attribute OutAttribute() */ /** @ref */ String MimeType
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The format of the rendering extension for which to retrieve the resource. A list of supported extensions may be obtained by calling the ListRenderingExtensions method.


The device-specific settings used by the rendering extension.


The MIME type of the resource.

Return Value

The rendering extension resource as a Base 64-encoded byte array.

The DeviceInfo argument passed to this method much be the same as that specified in the call to the Render method.

An example of a rendering resource that is returned by the GetRenderResource method is the plus (+) image, which is used to expand groups in the HTML rendering extension. The resource that the method returns depends on the DeviceInfo parameter that is supplied. For more information about device information settings for rendering extensions, see Reporting Services Device Information Settings.

Any public static (Shared in Microsoft Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

Development Platforms

For a list of the supported platforms, see Hardware and Software Requirements for Installing SQL Server 2005.

Target Platforms