Create Data

Hello all,

I know i'm not in the good forum...but please read the following.
I hope you are doing great so as you can see I am new to this, and I hope
that Andrew Karcher is reading...

So from my first post I tried to insert a Category into AdventureWorks with
the help of works, so I can see the new Category on the "dropdown
Now as Andrew said...sales for that ProductCategory so no data will be
returned unless you create that data and he is right.
What I did is from the Dataset Parameters,I insert the Category in available
value the one that  I want, and it's from a non-queried sources.
Now when I try to View report see what error message I get:

***Invalid attempt to read when no data is present***

Like Andrew said...please can anyone help me on this, or at least give me
hint to make this thing works

Thanks in advance

Best regards to all of you


"Stephane" <> a �crit dans le message de
> Hey,
> Forget my last post...I did download SQL 2008 Documentation with tutorial
> Regards,
> "Stephane" wrote:
>> Good day Andrew
>> Thank you very much for your reply...May I ask after this how to create
>> data
>> for the new ProductCategory item.
>> Best regards
>> Stef
>> "Andrew Karcher [SQL MVP]" wrote:
>> > Stephanie,
>> >
>> > This is a Database question more than an SSRS question.
>> > To add a new item to that list you would just need to add a new
>> > category to
>> > the ProductCategory Table.
>> >
>> > So you would just insert a record into that table.  Depending on which
>> > version of Adventure Works you are using.  This is for 2008
>> >
>> > INSERT INTO [AdventureWorks2008].[Production].[ProductCategory]
>> >            ([Name] ,[rowguid] ,[ModifiedDate])
>> >
>> > That being said that will add it to the combo box, but the Adventure
>> > Works
>> > does not have sales for that ProductCategory so no data will be
>> > returned
>> > unless you create that data.
>> >
>> > HTH,
>> > Andrew Karcher
>> > SQL Server MVP
>> >
>> > "Stephane" <> wrote in message
>> >
>> > > Hello all,
>> > >
>> > > Well I have a question for you, I am starting with Reporting
>> > > Services. I
>> > > have this simple Query :
>> > > SELECT DISTINCT Name AS Category FROM Production.ProductCategory
>> > >
>> > > The result when Preview the report is a ComboBox name Category with 4
>> > > different choices (Accessories, Bikes, Clothing and Components) now
>> > > this
>> > > is
>> > > my question.
>> > > How can I add a new choice (Skates) in the ComboBox so I can have 5
>> > > different choices.
>> > >
>> > > Thanks in advance
>> > >
>> > > An How-to URL will be appreciated !!!
>> >
>> > .
>> >

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