ReportingService2010.ChangeSubscriptionOwner Method

Changes the owner of a subscription.

Namespace:  ReportService2010
Assembly:  ReportService2010 (in ReportService2010.dll)

<SoapHeaderAttribute("TrustedUserHeaderValue")> _
<SoapHeaderAttribute("ServerInfoHeaderValue", Direction := SoapHeaderDirection.Out)> _
<SoapDocumentMethodAttribute("", RequestNamespace := "",  _
	ResponseNamespace := "",  _
	Use := SoapBindingUse.Literal, ParameterStyle := SoapParameterStyle.Wrapped)> _
Public Sub ChangeSubscriptionOwner ( _
	SubscriptionID As String, _
	NewOwner As String _
Dim instance As ReportingService2010
Dim SubscriptionID As String
Dim NewOwner As String

instance.ChangeSubscriptionOwner(SubscriptionID, _


Type: System.String
The subscription ID.
Type: System.String
The user ID, as defined by the authorization extension.

The table below shows header and permissions information on this operation.

SOAP Header Usage

(In) TrustedUserHeaderValue

(Out) ServerInfoHeaderValue

Native Mode Required Permissions

The user must be a member of the BUILTIN\Administrators group

SharePoint Mode Required Permissions


This method changes the Owner property of the subscription identified by SubscriptionID to the value of newOwner. The subscription will then execute in the security context of the new owner, and the User!UserID field in the report will display the value of newOwner.


This method can be used by a malicious user to try to gain additional data access rights. To help diagnose such incidences, whenever this method is invoked, the details of the operation are recorded in the trace log.

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