Report Images, Drawings and Graphics can also be a shared resources embedded as Base64 Data in the Report or a File. This is useful for sharing commonly used Images throughout a Report or to include the Resource within the Report without having to include the File. Click the Images button on the Report Properties to Add / Edit Report Images.
Clicking the Base64 button to open the Base64 Image. Open an Image or Base64 Data and a preview of the Image will be shown.
Click OK to Add the Image to the Report. The Image will be available in the Dropdown combo for the Resource Name in the Image Properties. Select the Image Type as Resource.
The URI Query for the Resource can be a series of XQuery or Python statements to specify the location of the File URI. If the Value Type is a literal the File location will be determined from the URI property. If the Value Type is Query the File location will be determined from the URI Query.
Images can also contain Report Conditional Rules to determine if the Image is displayed or not. Report Rules are XQuery or Python statements that return True or False and determine if Content is Enabled. By Default if empty the Rule will always be True.
XML namespaces are used for providing uniquely named elements and attributes. If the Data Source contains Namespaces they can be applied to the XQuery Processor.