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crystal_reports thread: crview from Crystal Reports 8 and VB.NET


Message #1 by "Robert Mottram" <rmottram@b...> on Fri, 7 Jun 2002 15:47:28
I am using VB.NET from Visual Studio.NET. I am trying to display a report 
which was created in Crystal report 8. If I use the VB.NET report viewer I 
get a message about the database connection type not valid for the new 
version of the viewer. For this reason I have used the viewer which comes 
with crystal reports 8. This now displays the report, but when I click on 
the buttons in the viewer most of them don't work. For example next/last 
page, print, export etc. 

This makes it more than useless!!!!!


Hope someone can help

Rob
Message #2 by "Wong Tze Lun" <tzelun0502@l...> on Fri, 07 Jun 2002 22:39:29 +0700
hi robert,
  What kind of connection do you used to connect the crystal report 8. If u used the ODBC method then in your VB program u have to
specific the data source, and if u used the ADO method then u have to pass in the ADo recordset to the report before it can generate
the report. I am not sure how u write the reporrt in CR8 maybe u can tell me more about this.

regards
tl wong


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