DevExpress Reporting 18.2.5

DevExpress Reporting 18.2.5
Improves the WinForms end-user Report Designer.


Feature Release

January 25, 2019 - 10:03
DevExpress Reporting 18.2.5
DevExpress Reporting


  • Add a Tag property to XtraReport parameters
  • An empty DataSet set as XtraReport's data source throws an exception on the CreateDocument() call
  • End-User Report Designer - The Save message does not appear on an attempt to close the modified report in the MDI interface
  • End-User Report Designer - Provide detailed validation information for the Name property
  • End-User Report Designer - Switching to the preview tab disables Windows bitmap scaling on high-DPI devices
  • End-User Report Designer - The Field List context menu is not shown for SqlDataSource
  • End-User Ribbon Designer crashes with an unhandled exception upon switching to the preview tab (the MS Office Add-in issue)
  • Export to Image - Vector images embedded into RTF are not preserved (the EMF+ issue)
  • JsonDataSource - An incorrect end point URL crashes the entire Report Designer
  • Report Designer - A runtime change of the properties panel view from the office-inspired to regular clears the property list
  • Report Designer - Expression Editor mangles complex expressions
  • Report Wizard - The "Configure Page Settings" page cannot be localized through Localization Service
  • Scripting - It is not possible to define a member variable with the same name as a parameter
  • Visual Studio Report Designer - Expressions button (f) is not visible in the Property Grid window in Visual Studio 2019
  • XRDesignerRibbonForm - The initial DockPanel size does not scale properly on high DPI monitors
  • XRPictureBox - The 'Data at root level is invalid' exception is thrown if a non-SVG markup string is passed to the ImageSource property
  • XtraReport - Group page numbering is incorrect (the XRPageInfo component issue)
  • XtraReport - The originally collapsed drill-down report does not refresh its subreports


  • Data Filter Collection Editor crashes when Chart Series are edited
  • Data Source Wizard - The "Edit Parameters" button cannot be localized
  • DocumentPreviewControl with RemoteDocumentSource - Cascading parameters do not work
  • Report Designer - ArgumentException "Must create DependencySource on same Thread as the DependencyObject." is thrown on an attempt to open the Borders editor in the toolbar
  • The PrintHelper class does not work correctly on high DPI devices (text in the print preview is blurred)
  • Visual Studio - Opening the Report Designer component in the visual XAML designer results in an intermediate "Trial Version" popup window
  • WPF Report Designer - Double clicking in a field list creates a blank label