can "enabling remote errors" be restricted on linked reports?

asked 2021-11-12T15:54:19.497+00:00
db042190 1,416 Reputation points

hi we run 2014 enterprise. we will migrate to 2019 in the coming months. we like what "enabling remote errors" does for us in ssrs but we do have external users who use a small subset of our reports as linked reports.

the uncontrolled (if problem isnt a business problem) errors we now generate can tell our external users more than they need to know, namely proc, db and schema names.

is there a way to turn off "enabled... " on linked reports?

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SQL Server Reporting Services
A SQL Server technology that supports the creation, management, and delivery of both traditional, paper-oriented reports and interactive, web-based reports.
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  1. answered 2021-11-15T06:22:16.4+00:00
    Joyzhao-MSFT 15,356 Reputation points Microsoft Employee

    Hi @db042190

    is there a way to turn off "enabled... " on linked reports?

    I'm afraid not.
    "Enable Remote error" is based on the system properties of the report server and is not limited to a certain report/some reports.
    Best Regards,
    Joy


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  1. answered 2021-11-15T14:25:40.367+00:00
    db042190 1,416 Reputation points

    thx, what about the severity (or other attributes) of the raise error restricting info the user doesnt need to know?

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