The "BackgroundColor" property is not respected when it is specified by an expression in SQL Server 2016 Reporting Services

Consider the following scenario:
  • You use SQL Server 2016 Report Builder to create a Reporting Services report that contains a text box.
  • You configure the BackgroundColor property of the text box to use an expression such as the following:
  • You publish the report to a Reporting Services server.

In this scenario when you open the report in a web browser, the text box does not have the correct background color that is specified by the expression.
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Article ID: 3170528 - Last Review: 07/26/2016 00:33:00 - Revision: 1.0

Microsoft SQL Server 2016 Developer, Microsoft SQL Server 2016 Enterprise, Microsoft SQL Server 2016 Standard

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