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FireEvent Method
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FireEvent Method

SQL Server 2000

ReportingService.FireEvent Method

Triggers an event based on the supplied parameters.

Public Sub FireEvent( _
   ByVal EventType As String, _
   ByVal EventData As String _
   Member of [Namespace].ReportingService

public void FireEvent(
   string EventType,
   string EventData
   Member of [Namespace].ReportingService
The name of the event.
The data that is associated with the event.

Operation Description
Generate Events Required to trigger events that are configured in the report server.


The EventType parameter is matched against the known set of events that are defined in the report server configuration file. If the event is not in the report server configuration file, a SOAP exception is thrown with an error code of rsUnknownEventType. For more information about events and the configuration file, see Reporting Services Configuration Files.

The FireEvent method does not verify or validate the data supplied in the EventData parameter. Any string value is valid, including an empty string.

See Also

ReportingService Class

Reporting Services Web Service Library

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