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List & Label Reporting Tool for Software Developers

Transform Reporting Into an Advantage for Your Application

Embedded reporting with List & Label provides you with comprehensive reporting functions for your desktop, web and cloud applications with just a few lines of code. This leaves you more resources for the essentials: your application.

Design reports, data analyses and dashboards in just a few minutes, or let your users do it themselves. Select any development environment and data source you want.

Reporting Tool for Software Developers

List & Label Adapts to Your Development Environment

The List & Label report generator extends your application with extensive and convenient print, export and preview functions. You remain independent of programming languages and database formats. You retain control over data transfer and create the interface.

How does the report generator work?

Five Easy Steps to a Finished Report

app integration

Seamless Integration

into all major development environments and programming languages: Visual Studio, .NET/.NET Core (C#, VB.NET), C/C++, Delphi/VCL, Java, Progress, DataFlex, dBASE PLUS, Xbase++ and more.

connect embedded reporting

Flexible Connection

of any data source thanks to data binding in .NET and data providers for all common SQL databases (MS SQL Server, Oracle, IBM Db2, …), file-based formats (XML, JSON, …) and much more.

design and visualization

Professional Design

with charts, tables, crosstabs, forms, barcodes and gauges: the right visualization for every type of analysis is placed at the disposal of your users.

interactive preview

Interactive Preview

offers a wealth of functions for interactive embedded reporting with drilldown, expandable areas, animations, sorting and dynamic data filtering via report parameters.

print and output of reports

Print and Output

via a wide range of export options (including PDF, DOCX, XLSX, PPTX, XHTML, CSV, RTF, XML, JSON, SVG, PNG) with convenient distribution via e-mail or upload.

App to the Cloud with List & Label 27

List & Label 27 is released

App to the Cloud

You’d like to take your applications to the cloud? Then take List & Label right with you! Version 27 makes it easier than ever: independent from any printer drivers and with a completely browser-based Web Report Designer.

What does the reporting solution include?

Reporting Component for Desktop, Web and Cloud

In addition to a powerful reporting engine, the List & Label report generator contains all of the reporting components and options you need for embedded reporting:


Unlimited design options for attractive, user-defined analyses, dashboards, invoices, forms and labels


Report Designer for desktop and web – fully customizable for users with WYSIWYG convenience plus office look & feel for intuitive use


Report Server as an out-of-the-box web solution for cross-platform reporting on Windows, Linux, macOS, Android and iOS clients


Barcode object with more than 50 license-free barcode formats – no barcode fonts required


More than 30 data providers are included which can be extended as desired with your own providers


Comprehensive document object model (DOM) for code-based generation of reports

Why Developers Love List & Label

Design Inspiring Reports

Find out how List & Label can contribute to the growth of your company and which advantages our report generator offers you.

Added Value for Users

“In the past, customers weren’t able to change the design. Then we introduced List & Label and were able to sell twice as many software licenses in the same month.”
Alexander Kollin, Managing Director of KingBill

Always Up-to-Date

Keep your finger on the pulse. For more than 30 years, List & Label has been supporting the latest versions of development environments and frameworks. Benefit from our leading industry know-how.

.NET Reporting Made Easy

Integrate List & Label into your .NET or .NET Core environment with just a few lines of code. Find out more in our .NET Tutorial.

Massive Time Savings

“Thanks to List & Label, we’re now able to offer our customers much more complex reports and documents than in the past, and implement them 50% faster on the average.”
Alex Singer, IT developer and Proprietor of WebDatabases

Support From and For Developers

Get fast, competent support from our development department. We also offer practical Designer training courses and intensive workshops.

No License Fees

Pass List & Label along to your customers free of charge – including the Designer and the Report Server with all available functions.

Would You Like to Learn More About Our Reporting Tool?

Tutorials for Devs


How can I integrate List & Label?
Discover the possibilities – check out our tutorial and programming examples.

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Report Designer

Which functions are offered by the List & Label Designer? We’ll guide you through the Report Designer, step by step, and show you the advantages.

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Web & Cloud Reporting

Are you developing a web application?
Discover the web controls in List & Label, or start right away with the Report Server.

Test the Fully Functional Trial Version for 30 Days Free of Charge.

List & Label Customers

List & Label Customers

Awards and Accolades

Awards and Accolades

Synergy Partners & Collaborations

List & Label Partners and Collaborations

Get Started with Our Blog Posts and White Papers

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Build vs. Buy

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Guideline for Software Developers

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Reporting Tool Comparison

Reporting Tool Comparison

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List & Label or Report Server

List & Label or Report Server?

When do I need which reporting tool?

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What Our Customers Have to Say About List & Label

Thousands of development teams and millions of end users place their faith in the award-winning List & Label reporting tool. Since 1992, customers around the world have been appreciating its fast, uncomplicated integration and license-free distribution, as well as the unique scope of functions of the Report Designer and the Report Server. 
Rated by our customers with  4.6 of 5 points, based on 55 customer reviews.

Have a look at a few customer quotes:

     5/5

List & Label is the best thing since sliced bread. I started using LL in version 8 and I just simply love it.

Michael Cooper, Grasp Software Corporation, Canada

     5/5

List & Label is extraordinarily complete. I find that whatever I need to do, there’s almost always a way to do it.

Erik Muench, CAMI Research Inc., USA

     5/5

List & Label is the perfect tool to generate high quality documents. Our software provides the data and end users can design the layout. Throughout the years we saw that List & Label continuously delivers stable new releases with outstanding help for the developer.

Peter Van Vlierberghe, Cerm Benelux, Belgium

     5/5

Whenever it comes to printouts in any form, List & Label has been our first choice for many years now. We know it as a reliable, simple and very versatile tool. And, with combit, we have an unprecedentedly fast and competent contact in all questions. Thank you very much for that!

Sebastian Czymaj, GL Maritime Software GmbH

     4/5

For the creation of forms, lists and reports List & Label offers exactly the functionality we want for such a tool. Whether clearly structured, content-oriented documents or complex reports, List & Label can be used to realize the diverse requirements of our customers optimally and with little effort.

Marc Deller, proALPHA Business Solutions GmbH


Into which development environments can the reporting tool be integrated?

We provide special components for .NET and VCL for easy integration. Our .NET Tutorial shows you how to integrate List & Label into your application. We also provide you with a few programming examples. Of course you can also integrate our reporting tool into all DLL/API compatible languages. Contact us if you need more information about a specific programming language.

How can I link data sources to the report generator in .NET?

You can freely choose your preferred data access. For example, you can choose from amongst ADO.NET objects (e.g. DataSet, DataView), business objects, ORM data (e.g. Entity Framework), LINQ data or any enumerations. We also offer additional data providers for various SQL and NoSQL databases such as Microsoft SQL, PostgreSQL, MySQL, Oracle, DB2, MongoDB etc. Furthermore, any data source that comes with an OLE DB or ODBC driver can be used as a data source with our reporting tool. Relationships between tables are automatically analyzed and transferred. If you need more customization options, you can simply implement your own data provider. If you need support, we’re happy to help. Contact us for further information.

Can I use List & Label with desktop, cloud and web applications?

No problem! You can create both types of applications with List & Label. The reporting tool offers extensive options for making the functions associated with desktop applications available in web applications too with the help of the Web Report Designer, the Ad-hoc Designer, our HTML5 viewer and the ready-to-use Report Server.

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