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How to: Create a Linked Report (Management Studio)

  1. In Object Explorer, expand a report server node.

  2. Expand the Home folder.

  3. Navigate to the report that you want to link a report to. Right-click the report, and then click New Linked Report. The General page of the New Linked Report dialog box is displayed.

  4. Type a name for the linked report, or use the default name supplied. A name must contain at least one character. It can also include spaces and certain symbols, but not the characters ; ? : @ & = + , $ / * < > | " /.

  5. For Create the linked report in this folder, click the browse (...) button to navigate to a destination folder.

  6. Optionally type a description. In SQL Server Management Studio, the description is only visible on this page. Users viewing this item through Report Manager can see the description in that tool.

  7. Click OK.