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#1 Posted : Wednesday, February 6, 2019 4:11:16 PM(UTC)

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Hi there,

Sometimes, for various reasons, we need to migrate a report from one table to another.

The only way we have found so far is to recreate the report completely, but I would like to avoid this.

Is there a magic trick to change the table name behind a report? I tried editing the XML behind a report, but without success...

Thank you in advance
#2 Posted : Thursday, February 7, 2019 8:28:17 AM(UTC)

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No there is no magic trick to do this.
I used just to rename the table in the metadata, but it will change all the report.

You may fight with the XML:
Copy your table in your metadata -> this will create a new table with a new GUID and new columns with new GUID.

In you report XML file, replace the old column GUIDs by the new ones innthe tag <MetaColumnGUID>, it should work.


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