ReportBro Designer can be easily integrated into your web application. Everyone can design & edit document templates, and preview them directly in the browser. The reports can be generated with ReportBro Lib (a Python package) on the server.
See the ReportBro project website on https://www.reportbro.com for full documentation and demos.
distfolder to your application
npm install reportbro-designer --save
Go to the docs for more information. There are demos for different use cases available at: https://www.reportbro.com/demo/invoice.
Place an empty div within theof a web page:
Install Node.js and npm.
Troubleshooting for Ubuntu/Linux: If you get an error like "/usr/bin/env: node: No such file or directory" you can easily fix it with a symbolic link:
ln -s /usr/bin/nodejs /usr/bin/node
Go to reportbro-designer root directory and install node modules:
npm run build
This is a fast way to build ReportBro Designer and easily debug the code. You can use the generated reportbro.js file from the dist folder in any modern browser supporting ES6 (ECMAScript 2015).
npm run build-prod
You need to run
npm run build-prod
at least once before starting any local demos. This build step copies the external plugins to the ../dist/ext folder which are referenced in the demos.
Due to Firefox's strict origin policy the icon fonts cannot be loaded (from ../dist/iconfonts) with default settings. Go to
about:configand make sure
security.fileuri.strict_origin_policyis set to false.
You have to enable loopback first
CheckNetIsolation LoopbackExempt -a -n=Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge_8wekyb3d8bbwe
see also https://stackoverflow.com/questions/30334289/cant-open-localhost-in-microsoft-edge-project-spartan-in-windows-10-preview#30334398
If you want to use ReportBro to develop commercial applications and projects, the Commercial license is the appropriate license. With this license, your source code is kept proprietary. Purchase a ReportBro Commercial license at https://www.reportbro.com/license/ .
If you are creating an open-source application under a license compatible with the GNU AGPL license v3, you may use ReportBro under the terms of the AGPLv3.
Read more about ReportBro's license options at https://www.reportbro.com/license.