Data Access Worldwide is pleased to announce the availability of DataFlex Reports 2018 (v6.2) Beta II Release.
You can download the Developer edition installers from http://www.dataaccess.eu/DRDownload

The main topic of version 6.2 is the introduction of crosstabs/pivot-tables to the reporting engine.

New features

  • Ability to copy DataFlex Reports Studio options from the install program
  • Added SQLite driver
  • Added Connection string to ODBC connection wizard
  • Option to show errors when connecting to a Data source
  • Added formatting functions: FormatDate(), FormatTime(), FormatNumber(), FormatCurrency()
    and FormatInteger()
  • Bigint support
  • Option for exporting to Excel in native datatype
  • Side-by-side support for the DataFlex Reports Studio
  • DataFlex Reports Studio is now DPI aware and has new icons
  • Import and Export of RDS tables and sample data to RDS
  • Ability to hide/show row number in RDS sample data dialog
  • Hide barcode text and default barcode type
  • Barcode possible on parameter value
  • Functions for positioning and sizing of objects
  • Updated integration library
  • Updated help


Bugfixes since beta I

  • Fixed incorrect internal version id in the Maintenance utility
  • Fixed problem with dates in DataFlex driver
  • Fixed problems with missing DataFlex runtime files in the installation
  • HDE 5471/5406 https://support.dataaccess.com/Forum...-Test-Findings fixed ‘Dialog failed’ error when creating a new report based on a SQL statement
  • HDE 5468 https://support.dataaccess.com/Forum...-Test-Findings Fixed ‘index out of bounds’ error when creating report based on SQL statement via Database Expert
  • HDE 5470 https://support.dataaccess.com/Forum...-Test-Findings Current connection in Database Expert does not show SQL statement
  • HDE 5469 https://support.dataaccess.com/Forum...-Test-Findings Fixed ‘Table mismatches’ error when using Check database on a SQL statement report and changing the statement
  • HDE 5427 Fixed problem with umlaute character (accentuated characters)
  • HDE 5429 Cannot create SQL based report from Database Expert
  • HDE 5475 Wrong icon in toolbar
  • HDE 5449 ODBC connection wizard creates incorrect SERVER when using managed connections with MS-SQL
  • HDE 5434 Create DSN less connection does not allow you to specify a server not listed in the combo
  • HDE 5431 Managed connection list is not automatically populated and does not include connection information
  • HDE 5466 Incorrect data when using SQLite SQL statement
  • HDE 5461 Browse data does not work on SQLite database
  • HDE 5462 Weird characters when using SQLite database with accentuated characters
  • HDE 5291 Paint problem in Designer (design tab) when scrolling a label report horizontally

Library
  • Added DataFlex 19.1 library
  • DF_Material support (new default theme for 19.1)