Dock the Report Data Pane in Report Designer (SSRS)
Updated: May 31, 2016
Applies To: SQL Server 2016
In Reporting Services Report Designer in SQL Server Data Tools (SSDT), the Report Data pane displays a hierarchical view of data objects that you can use in a report, including data sources, datasets, fields, parameters, and images. Data sources in this view can be embedded or references to shared data sources that are displayed in Solution Explorer.
- In Design view, on the View menu, select Report Data, or use CTRL+ALT+D.
Grab the title bar of the Report Data pane and start to drag the pane. Docking arrows appear on the design surface.
Drop the Report Data pane onto one of the arrows to dock the pane.
- Right-click the title bar of the Report Data pane and then click Dock as Tabbed Document.
Right-click the Report Data tab and then click Dock.
To toggle between the last two display states, double-click the title bar of the Report Data pane.