How to back up custom reports, and re-provision reports in HEAT 201x
First, we created and uploaded a simple report, so that we have something “custom” to use as a checksum:
Launch the HEAT Reporting configuration wizard.
Select “Yes” at the prompt. It will begin provisioning reports.
Perform an IIS Reset on my application server, to ensure that the changes reflect.
Before doing this, we recommend ensuring you have a backup of each report template file which you have created custom. To do this, click the download icon (may not display, as shown below, depending on browser) in the download column (may also not display, as shown below) for that report, from the Report Template workspace:
Which can be re-uploaded (despite the lack of file extension – Leave it as-is) if necessary.