Reporting software suite applications, NextReports, was released today with version 4.2.
Designer can create now area charts, shows some new animations for flash charts and allows to define more foreground colors, columns and legend column.A chart template can now be saved and used by any other charts to make your chart creation process faster.
New connection.timeout property was added in Settings. This will allow to minimize the time we wait for database connection if connection is broken.
We can use now parameters which are used in other parameters source, but not inside main query, even if they are not hidden.
Some bugs for image and chart preview were fixed. All release notes can be seen here.
NextReports Server brings some new features for dashboards. A new navigation panel for dashboards with the possibility to choose for a default dashboard to be loaded at login. Widgets can now be copied or moved from one dashboard to another. Drill down process was generalized to allow to define a drill also between widgets of different types (chart, table). All features and improvements can be seen here. To see the server in action, look at the demo.