Report Data Source content type is missing in SharePoint 2013/2016

This SharePoint tutorial explains, how to solve report data source content type missing in SharePoint 2013 or SharePoint 2016.

Report data source content type missing SharePoint 2013

As part of configuring SSRS in SharePoint 2013, we need to create a data source to create a connection string for the SSRS report. In order to do that we need to add “Report Data Source Content Type” to a document library in SharePoint 2013/2016.

The same way we can resolve the report server integration feature missing sharepoint 2016 issue. The solution will work for SharePoint 2016 and SharePoint 2013.

When I was trying to attach/associate Report Data Source content type to document library I don’t that as part of the list of content types at the site collection level.

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Please follow the below steps to get the Report Data Source content type.

  • Navigate to Site Settings
  • Click on Site Collection Features
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Locate the “Report Server Integration” feature deactivate and activate the feature.

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Now if you try to associate the content type you can 3 new content type

  • Report Builder Model
  • Report Data Source
  • Report Builder Report
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Now you can see 3 different options when you click on a new item in the SharePoint document library.

Report Data Source content type is missing in SharePoint 2013

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Krishna Vandanapu

I am Krishna.Vandanapu a SharePoint architect working in IT from last 13+ years, I worked in SharePoint 2007, 2010, 2013, 2016 and Office 365. I have extensive hands on experience in customizing SharePoint sites from end to end. Expertise in SharePoint migration tools like Sharegate, Doc Ave and Metalogix. Migrated SharePoint sites from SharePoint 2007 to 2010 and 2010 to 2013 several times seamlessly. Implementing CSOM with Microsoft best practices. Spent quality time in configuring SharePoint application services like User Profile, Search, Managed Meta data services etc. Now exploring SharePoint Framework and SharePoint 2019

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