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SSRS 2008 R2 Charts Not Rendering Correctly (Clipped)

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 08, 2010    Points: 0   Category :Sql Server
When I add charts and gauges to my reports they are always clipped. The bottom and right hand portions don't appear on the report. It appears they are being rendered too large. No matter how big I make the chart, gauge, report it gets clipped. However, if I export to PDF or Excel the full chart (didn't try the gauge) does appear. I have reproduced this IE8 and Firefox. I am running everything on a Windows 7 machine.

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