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Different background color for alternate rows

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It’s a very common request to alternate the background color of rows in SQL Server Reporting Services. There is a simple way to this and we will see how.

In the properties window of the detail row(of the data region), find background color and choose expression. In the edit expression window, paste this expression.

=IIF( ROWNUMBER (NOTHING) MOD 2, “Silver“,”Grey“)

Click Ok and you are all set.

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July 24, 2010 at 1:32 pm

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