Article ID: 883675 - View products that this article applies to.
This article has been archived. It is offered "as is" and will no longer be updated.
When you preview a report that contains a chart in Microsoft SQL Server 2000 Reporting Services Service Pack 1, you notice that invalid data points appear in the chart. For example, the data point with a NULL value is an invalid data point and it must not appear in the chart.
This problem occurs if you explicitly change the default color for the value element or the value series of the chart that contains the data points.
Service pack informationTo resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Microsoft SQL Server 2000 Reporting Services . For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/842440/ )How to obtain the latest service pack for SQL Server 2000 Reporting Services
The English version of this hotfix has the file attributes (or later file attributes) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time tool in Control Panel.
Date Time Version Size File name -------------------------------------------------------- 29-Jul-2004 02:05 8.0.894.0 823,296 Dundaswebchart.dll 29-Jul-2004 02:05 8.0.894.0 815,104 Dundaswinchart.dll 29-Jul-2004 02:04 8.0.894.0 1,327,104 Microsoft.reportingservices.processing.dll
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
This problem was first corrected in Microsoft SQL Server 2000 Reporting Services Service Pack 2 .
Steps to reproduce the behavior
You can view the correct result if you do not change the color property in step 13.
For more information about the chart enhancements in SQL Server 2000 reporting Services Service Pack 1, see the "Chart Enhancements" section of the following Microsoft Web site:
http://download.microsoft.com/download/7/f/b/7fb1a251-13ad-404c-a034-10d79ddaa510/SP1Readme_EN.htmFor more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/824684/ )Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates