BI performance counter: Total Reports Executed – Windows service

Applies to



This performance counter monitors all reports executed and successfully delivered using Windows Service features such as snapshots and subscriptions since the Windows Service was started. This cumulative counter can be reset by restarting the Windows Service.

Resolved by

DBAs, Web administrators, Report developers

Suggested solutions

  1. Check the Reporting Services error log file
  2. Modify the ReportingServicesService.exe configuration file to enable HTTP Logging
  3. For a record of every HTTP requests handled by Report Server, you can go through the log files which is usually located as \Microsoft SQL Server\\Reporting Services\LogFiles

Additional research

Reporting Services Report Server
Report Server HTTP Log
Troubleshoot Processing of Reporting Services Reports


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