The reports and files are organized using categories in the Report Server. Categories are accessible by users depends upon users’s permission.
This section explains how to create, open, update, delete, and manage categories in the Syncfusion Report Server.
Context menu options are available to manage the categories as shown in the following image.
To open the already created category, click any category in the left panel to view the reports grouped with it.
To add a new category, you should have
Create All Categories permission.
Provide a name and description (optional) for the category and click Add.
Read, Write, Deletepermission for that
Specific Categoryis provided to the user who created the category.
To update the category name and description of the already created category, follow these steps:
You can set permissions to the categories to share with other users in the Report Server.
Click Actions in the category list context menu and select Manage Permissions.
In the Manage Permissions dialog, select the permission access from the Select Access drop-down and select the users or groups to share the category.
After selecting the access, users, and groups, click Add Permission.
Only the user who created the category can share it with other users.
The user who created the category can remove the shared category permissions by following these steps:
You can delete a category from the Report Server by following these steps:
Select Delete to delete the category.
Category cannot be deleted when it has reports grouped in it.