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Reporting Services 2008 Error "Maximum request length exceeded."

  • 7 December 2009
  • Author: MikeMollenhour
  • Number of views: 43916

During the process of trying to Schedule a subscription in reporting servies with a large report I received this error:

Error Page

This is easily corrected by changing the Web.config file for Reporting Services this is located on your Report Server in the reportManager directory as shown:

Edit this Web config file adding or replacin with this line

This will incress the timeout and the length of the data able to be pushed to the report server. Here is a sample of where I added it in my config file:



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