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ReportViewer export filename

I'm passing the RDL to the control via stream. When I export the report, the filename is always report.pdf, report.xlsx, etc. How can I change that download file name to something more meaningful?

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YD Yuvaraj Devarajan Syncfusion Team November 9, 2016 01:52 AM

Hi Richard,   
Thanks for contacting Syncfusion support.   
We have a “ReportExport” event in ReportViewer control to set the report name dynamically while clicking the reportviewer export option as shown in the following code example,      
    function onReportExport(args) {  
        //increament file name in JS      
        var _exportName = $(args.exportAction).find('#' + this._id + '_exportfileName');  
        var currentDate = new Date();  
        var date = currentDate.getDate();  
        var month = currentDate.getMonth();  
        var year = currentDate.getFullYear();  
        _exportName.val('DemoReport ' + date + '-' + month + '-' + year);  
<body style="overflow: hidden; position: static; margin: 0px; padding: 0px; width: 100%; height: 100%">  
    <div style="width:100%; height:100%; position:absolute;">  
We have prepared a sample and it can be downloaded from,    

Please refer to the below UG documentation for more information,    

Yuvaraj D.  

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