What is the difference between Tabular and Matrix Report - SSRS Interview Questions and Answers

Tabular Reports

You can call this report detail report, where we simple use some fields to display data in tabular format.

Matrix Reports

This type of reports are used to showed summarized data. Some people call them Pivot Table or Cross Tab reports. Matrix reports are different from tabular as number of columns can change in matrix dynamically depending upon the input data.


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  3. I have done a series of videos on how to navigate between these 2 types of data quickly:
    Hope they are useful.