Topic Last Updated—August 2008

Use the Create datasets page of the Configuration Manager 2007 Create Reports Wizard to create and modify the datasets used by the report.

The information in this topic applies only to Configuration Manager 2007 R2 and Configuration Manager 2007 R3.

This page contains the elements described in the following table.

Name Description


Click to create a new dataset.

Edit Command Text

Click to open the Command Text dialog box to edit the SQL statement for the currently selected dataset.

Report Parameters

Click to open the Report Parameters dialog box to modify the parameters used by this report.

Delete Dataset

Click to delete the currently selected dataset.

Dataset Name

Choose the dataset you want to view or edit from the drop-down list.


Specify the time in seconds after which processing of this query will fail if data cannot be retrieved from the data source. The default value is 30 seconds.

Display dataset on report

Check this box to display the results of this dataset in the report.

SQL Statement

Displays the SQL statement for the currently selected dataset. Click the edit button to modify the SQL statement.


Displays the rows that will be returned by the currently selected dataset.

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