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How to generate reports in PowerPoint presentations for data from database?

Platform: WinForms |
Control: Presentation |
Published Date: March 24, 2017 |
Last Revised Date: May 10, 2017 |
.NET Framework: 4.5.1

You can generate reports in PowerPoint presentations for the data from database, using Presentation and XlsIO libraries. This can be done in Windows Forms, WPF, ASP.NET, ASP.NET MVC, UWP and Xamarin platforms. For more information about the platform-wise required assemblies, please refer the UG documentation here.

Step 1: Import data from database to an excel file using XlsIO library


The below links demonstrates importing data from a database to an excel file.


KB link: https://help.syncfusion.com/file-formats/xlsio/working-with-data#import-data-from-datatable


Sample: http://mvc.syncfusion.com/demos/web/xlsio/externalconnection



Step 2: Create charts and tables in a PowerPoint presentation for the data in excel sheet

The following screenshot and code example demonstrates importing data from an excel work sheet as charts and tables in a PowerPoint slide.




The below code example demonstrates creating tables and charts in a PowerPoint slide, for the data from different data-ranges of an excel sheet.



Sample Link:




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