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Export SQL Reporting Services Execution Log to CSV

We recently needed to export the SQL Server Reporting Services execution log so we can audit usage of our reporting services environment.

I just love how PowerShell makes this easy to do.

  1. param(  
  2.     [string]   $ConnectionString = 'Server=(local);Database=ReportServer;Integrated Security=SSPI;',  
  3.     [string]   $CommandText      = 'SELECT * FROM dbo.ExecutionLog3 WHERE TimeStart BETWEEN ''{0:MM/dd/yyyy} 12:00:00 AM'' AND ''{0:MM/dd/yyyy} 11:59:59 PM''',  
  4.     [string]   $Path             = "$($ENV:WINDIR)\system32\LogFiles\SQL",  
  5.     [string]   $FileName         = 'ReportServer-ExecutionLog3-{0:yyyyMMdd}.csv',  
  6.     [DateTime] $Date             = [DateTime]::Now.Subtract([TimeSpan]::FromDays(1))  
  7. )  
  9. begin {  
  10.     $ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'  
  12.     $connection = New-Object System.Data.SqlClient.SqlConnection $ConnectionString  
  13.     $connection.Open()  
  14. }  
  16. process {  
  17.     $adapter = New-Object System.Data.SqlClient.SqlDataAdapter  
  18.     $adapter.SelectCommand = $connection.CreateCommand()  
  19.     $adapter.SelectCommand.CommandText = $CommandText -f $Date  
  21.     $ds = New-Object System.Data.DataSet  
  22.     $adapter.Fill($ds)  
  24.     if (!(Test-Path -Path $Path -PathType Container)) {  
  25.         New-Item -Path $Path -ItemType Container | Out-Null  
  26.     }  
  28.     $fullPath = Join-Path $Path ($FileName -f $Date)  
  30.     if (Test-Path -Path $fullPath -PathType Leaf) {  
  31.         Remove-Item -Path $fullPath -Force -Confirm:$false  
  32.     }  
  34.     $ds.Tables[0] | Export-Csv -Path $fullPath -Encoding ASCII -NoClobber -NoTypeInformation -Force  
  35. }  
  37. end {  
  38.     $connection.Close()  
  39. }  


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