Crystal Report : Changing Subreport Database Connection


how to Change main report and Subreport database server connectionand view them In CRViewer ? thanks

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Hi allFirs I must say that I'm complitly beginner with CRI'm having problems with crystal report changing database path.I'm using VB6 access database and CR10What I have done untill now is folowing:With CR wizard opened blank report- set up database and tables for crystal report in design mode- created report and saved it in file with name "rn.rpt"- form is saved with name frmRN.frmWhat should I write in form_load in form frmRN.frm to change database of crystal report to app.path & "aza.mdb".Help neededRegards

Help Needed For Creating Crystal Report From VB www.vbcity.com

Dim rptDB As CRPEAuto.Database Dim rptTbls As CRPEAuto.DatabaseTables Dim rptTbl As CRPEAuto.DatabaseTable This are needed when a Crystal Report has subreports that may access different tables.How to go about doing it if i need to access different tables without a sub report and with s subreport???Thanks!!!

Problem Using File Dsn In Crystal Reports www.vbcity.com

HI members,    I have used a file dsn to make my crystal reports as i have to change the location and name of my databse but the structure (i.e, database schema) is same.    It was working well when i created it for the first time but when i changed my database it is giving error (Method readrecords of object icrreport failed) i am using crystal report 8 and opening reports using crystal report engine 8 to open my reports through VB Code.       Can any one help me in this regard that i don't have to change settings of my report each time while running it for a databse with different name.I'll appreciate u'r support Thanks in advance.

Crystal Report Designer DB Connection www.vbforums.com

Is it possible to change a Database for a Crystal Report at Runtime? I am using the Crystal Report Designer. I tried this but it appears it does not overide the design time report connection.CRDB = "Provider=Microsoft.Jet.OLEDB.3.51;Persist Security Info=False;Data Source=I:APPLSUPPORTSuppcrys.mdb"Report.Database.SetDataSource CRDB Thanks

Crystal Reports :: Implement Multiple SubReport Using Parameters Passed To Subreport? forums.asp.net

iam really new to Crystal Report XI Release 2..iam using multiple subreport in mainreport and onclick of particular subreport it would list out all items related to it..for example if u have customer chart(subreport) in mainreport and onclick of this it would list all customer on demand and subreport is binded and onclick of single customer it would list out single customer which sholud be passed as parameter it would get customer(full Contact details) in another subreport.if this can be done. how it can be done and explain in steps how it can be and if possible with screen shots

Using Crystal Report With MS Access www.vbcity.com

heyi've done a crystal report using MS ACCESS. (Version Crystal Report 8.5)my database is in C:HMSDatabaseHMS.MDBand i'm calling the .rpt file from a visual basic program. Dim strReport As StringDim strTXT As StringstrReport = App.Path & "ReportsOPDInvoice.rpt"DInvoice.ReportFileName = strReportDInvoice.WindowState = crptMaximizedDInvoice.Action = 1Dinvoce is the crystal report controlit ll work when the database is in the same directory.if i change the path of the database and try to run the codeit ill say "unable to load the database"..how can I set the database path of the crystal report at runtime.please help me..Thank youSachith Edited by - sachith on 1/16/2005 6:36:03 AM

Crystal Reports - Read Displayed Data From The Report. www.codeguru.com

I am using crystal reports to display Reports in my program. I use VB Report Designer Component.To display the report I use ADO recordset as the datasource.Is there any way to read the data which is already displayed in the crystal reports. May be some kind of interface?I created a Group Section and a Details section.I have created a subreport(on demand subreport) in the group section, before the subreport is displayed i need to identify on which Group the user has clicked.Private Sub CRViewer1_DrillOnSubreport(GroupNameList As Variant, ByVal SubreportName As String, ByVal Title As String, ByVal PageNumber As Long, ByVal Index As Long, UseDefault As Boolean) 'CRAdoRs is the datasource, ADO Recordset CRAdoRs.Move Index, 1 'Read all the items from the recordset ''''' '''''End SubThe above code works fine for the first page, on the second and subsequent pages the 'Index' starts again from 0 and i get the wronge values .Any ideas read the data which is already displayed in the crystal reports?Thanks.'CRAdoRs is the datasource, ADO Recordset

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I have designed a Report which contain 4 subreport.first 3 report doesnt occur any problem but when i add my 4rth subreport it works properly two times but third time it show me the report but when i want to print the report some time it show me Oout of stack error ant some time Crashed the project i dont know how could i solve the problem.Please anyone help me.i am using crystal report 9 for reporting.

Crystal Report Control .connect ? www.xtremevbtalk.com

hi,i am developing project in vb6,mysql and crystal report 8.5.i am using ODBC method.in connectionstring property of Connection object i have only defined the DSN name in it .[vb]con.connectionstring="DSN=web"[VB]in ODBC setting of 'web' i have given database name ,user name only and to host which it should connect(right now host is my pc means both database and application is running on same pc )Everything is working fine else reports .when i view reports its says 'unable to load data'what connection string i should used in '.Connect' property of crystal report control keeping in mind ODBC (my data source) and mysql (as database).thanks

How Can I Use Subreport In Crystal Report ? www.vbcity.com

During the time of work with crystal report data in main report is shown properly but data in subreport not display when i am trying to open individual subreport data in subreport display properly what shoud i do ?

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Hi,I have a Crystal report that includes three subreports. I should repeat header of subreport on each new page of the subreport. It is easy to do with page header in report but supreport hasn't a page header section.Any idea?Thank you in advanceHave a nice dayZoki

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HiI am developing a system that has a hierachical system of data - the hierachical flex grid control creates the perfect on screen view of this data.My problem is how do I make a report that looks like this?I thought nested subreports would work well but MS Access only allows 2 nested subreports and the version 6 of crystal reports only allows 1 nested subreport.If anyone can help I would be very appreciative.Thanks.Simon

Passing Mulitple Recordsets From VB To Crystal Reports www.xtremevbtalk.com

(Using VB v6.0 and Crystal Reports v9.0Hi,I want to pass multiple recordsets from VB to Crystal Reports. I know how to pass one. In my main report in Crystal Reports I have subreports, this is why I want to do this. Can someone help me please?Thanks a lot.Nadisha

Crystal 8 Control To Crystal 9 Viewer www.xtremevbtalk.com

I am migrating one application to Crystal 9 using a Viewer instead of the original application crystal control - all the reports are working well with the CRviewer9 except one.The one not working has a sub-report (so do some others, but they are fine).The subreport is in the report header section, and lists price-breaks for the item being reported on.There are only 2 lines of price-break, so only 2 lines should show in the report.I have 9 lines of detail in the report body (one line for each component of the item). Each price-break line is repeated nine times, so I have 18 lines in my price-break subreport, instead of 2.I have tried taking out all grouping, sorting etc. but nothing seems to make a difference.I had to change the data type from DAO to ADO and the crystal version from 8 to 9. Before this it was all working fine - any suggestions?

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hi guys i found how to pass an ado record set to a subreport and the main report (two methods are shown below) how evere i was wondering how do i change the code if i have got 2 sub reportsIn a Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 application using the Report Designer Component, a report and a subreport use ADO recordsets as their datasource. The recordsets' data must be passed to the report and subreport.SolutionThe following code demonstrates how to successfully pass a ADO recordset's data to a report and a subreport using the Report Designer Component Automation Server. Dim Report As New CrystalReport1Dim crxSections As CRAXDRT.SectionsDim crxSection As CRAXDRT.SectionDim ReportObject As ObjectDim crxReportObjects As CRAXDRT.ReportObjectsDim crxSubObj As CRAXDRT.SubreportObjectDim crxSubreport As CRAXDRT.Report'ADO declaration ; yours may be differentDim ADOrs1 as ADO.Recordset 'For main reportDim ADOrs2 as ADO.Recordset 'For subreportPrivate Sub Form_Load()'Your ADO code to get your ADO recordsets'Main report stuff here...'Here are 2 methods to Set the datasource to the ADO recordset. Each uses the 'SetPrivateData method. The difference is how they get to the method. Comment out the 'one you do not wish to test. 'Begin Method 1:'This method steps through the object model by setting each object until the 'SetPrivateData method is reached. We need to set the database, database tables and 'database table to get to the method that we need: SetPrivateDataReport.Database.SetDatasource ADOrs1, 3, 1 '.SetDataSource (rs, data tag, tableindex)'Subreport stuff here...'Get the sections from the Main reportSet crxSections = Report.Sections'Go through each section in the main report...For Each crxSection In crxSections 'get all the objects in this section... Set crxReportObjects = crxSection.ReportObjects 'go through each object in the reportobjects for this section... For Each ReportObject In crxReportObjects 'find the object which is the SubreportObject If ReportObject.Kind = crxSubreportObject Then'Found a subreport, now get a hold of it Set crxSubObj = ReportObject'Open the subreport and treat it as any other report Set crxSubreport = crxSubObj.OpenSubreport 'Pass the second recordset to the subreport crxSubreport.Database.SetDataSource ADOrs2, 3, 1 End If Next ReportObjectNext crxSection'End Method 1:'Begin Method 2: 'Quick method for setting the datasource for the Subreport. This method accesses the 'subreport and the OpenSubreport 'message from the Report Object directly. The 'Subreport is seen as an object of the Report and will appear in the drop down window 'when the . is applied to the end of Report.'The Subreport is refered to as Subreport1 even though we named it Sub 1 when creating 'it. The DSR is seeing it as an object on it's form. If you highlight the Subreport on the 'DSR form and look in the property window the Name of the object is Subreport1 and can 'be changed through the property window. Report.Database.SetDatasource ADOrs1, 3, 1 '.SetDataSource (rs, data tag, tableindex)Set crxSubreport = Report.Subreport1.OpenSubreportcrxSubReport.Database.SetDataSource ADOrs2 'End Method 2:End Sub

Crystal Report Based On XML www.codeguru.com

I have a Crystal (v 9) report with subreports. The main report and all subreports based on XML files. Database Type (XML files) appears in Crystal environment as ADO.NET(XML). Because of this in order to run the report the user workstation must have .NET Framework installed. I do not need .NET Framework for anything else. Is there any way to replace ADO.NET(XML) to just XML without involving ADO.NET stuff?All my other Reports are based on Field Definition Files (ttx). But this one with subreports doesn't work on TTX. I would like to simplify the installation of my program (get rid of the need to install .NET Framework).Thanks for any help.Vlad

Crystal Report (Page Header) www.vbcity.com

Hi,When I use crystal reports in my VB application, the pageheader allows me to repeat this header at each page.However, when using subreports, the pageheader in the subreport disappears. This means that at the beginning of my subreport, I have still my header (telling me the meaning of the following records), but when my subreport gets longer then 1 page, at the second page, the headers are not printed...Anybody ideas ???Kind regards,wdb

How To Change Database Location At VB Runtime? www.xtremevbtalk.com

Hi to all,I have a crystal report viewed in VB. Report is working well on my development PC but when I deploy the application in the Client's PC having different Path, the report can't find the database... and it results to an error.Example:Database and Report location is "C:REPORTS"But when I deploy the Application to a different path like"C:PROGRAM FILESMY SYSTEM"the report will not be displayed...So, is there a way I can change the database location of a CRYSTAL REPORT so that where ever I change the path, the Report can still be viewed.Thanks in advanced.Noel

Crystal Subreport Parameters www.vbcity.com

I have used the following code for a report which has only one table and no subreports which work fine. I have a new report which has 3 subreports but only one has a supreport link. There is no parameter required to be input as the report links on specified fields in the main and subreport but when I run the app I get a pop up box asking for the value of ?pm-fieldname. How do I remedy this please?Private Sub Form_Load()        Dim conn As ADODB.Connection     Dim rs As ADODB.Recordset     Dim crystal As CRAXDRT.Application     Dim report As CRAXDRT.report         CRViewer91.DisplayBorder = False     CRViewer91.DisplayTabs = False     CRViewer91.EnableDrillDown = False     CRViewer91.EnableRefreshButton = False         Set conn = New ADODB.Connection    conn.CursorLocation = adUseClient     conn.ConnectionString = "DSN=21;UID=xxx;PWD=xxx"    conn.Open         Set rs = New ADODB.Recordset    rs.Open ""SELECT crheader.cr_rtcode,crheader.cr_subcod,crheader.cr_subtyp,crheader.cr_sdesc,crheader.cr_efdate,crheader.cr_type,crheader.cr_retire,crdetail.rd_grade,crdetail.rd_chgamt,crdetail.rd_retire,cadescrp.ds_descrn,cadescrp.ds_rectyp,crheader.cr_seqnum,crdetail.rd_serial,cadescrp_1.ds_descrn,cadescrp_1.ds_rectyp FROM crheader crheader,cadescrp cadescrp,crdetail crdetail,cadescrp cadescrp_1 WHERE (crheader.cr_seqnum=crdetail.rd_seqnum) AND (crheader.cr_rtcode=cadescrp_1.ds_reckey) AND cadescrp.ds_reckey=crdetail.rd_grade AND crdetail.rd_chgamt <> 0 ORDER BY crheader.cr_efdate,crheader.cr_sdesc,crdetail.rd_grade,crdetail.rd_serial", conn, adOpenStatic, adLockReadOnly        Set crystal = New CRAXDRT.Application         Set report = crystal.OpenReport(App.Path & "Time Charge Rates.rpt")         report.DiscardSavedData     report.Database.SetDataSource rs             CRViewer91.ReportSource = report     CRViewer91.ViewReport         Do While CRViewer91.IsBusy         DoEvents     Loop         CRViewer91.Zoom 94            rs.Close     Set rs = Nothing        conn.Close    Set conn = Nothing        Set crystal = Nothing    Set report = NothingEnd Sub

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Hi, � My question concerns the number of connections reporting services opens to generate a report with several subreports in it. � I have a main report with 3 datasets, all based on different store procs. In the same report i also have 2 subreports who each have 1 dataset, also based on store procs. When the report is being generated, how much connections does RS opens to the sql server? � Greetz, � Vinnie

Connection Between Access Database With Crystal Report forums.codeguru.com

I am having problem with the connection between an access database and crystal report. I created a crystal report by using wizard, all working go, but when I run the program in another computer am getting some error on path..wrong path for the database. So I need to find a way to connect database with the crystal report using a relative path...

How To Connect Crystal Report 9 From Visual Basic 6 www.vbcity.com

Hello,I need to know how can I add my report created in crystal report 9 from my visual basic (v 6) form. Some info about my report:** my report is created on crystal report 9.** it is using OLE DB connection to connect with my database.** my database is in ms-access and password protected.So, I need to know--=how to set the location of the database from vb6 for the report=how to refresh data each time the form is run=how to provide password for the databaseCode example will help me lot. Thanks in advancebelal

Crystal 8 Control To Crystal 9 Viewer www.xtremevbtalk.com

Has anyone else had this problem? I have several reports working on Crystal 8 and have upgraded recently to Crystal 9 (the software I'm linking with uses 9 so can't go to 10 just yet)None of the data files have changed yet reportw hich worked fine on 8 are now doing very strange things on version 9. Especially those reports with subreports or more than one table. The very straightforward reports are fine. I have checked the linking and data locations and all seems OK - I'm using the Crystal 9 viewer from my VB program instead of the Crystal 8 control have recompiled the reports - as I said no change to the data but the reports look totally different in Crystal 9 - have tried direct and not through my rpogram and I still have a problem.Was wondering if anyone else had trouble migrating and how they solved iT?

Crystal Reports :: Use Connection String From Web.config? forums.asp.net

i am using asp.net 2005,sqlserver 2005 and crystal reports for .net 2005. i connected the crystal report file(Customer.rpt) to the database using OLEDB(using Database Expert). But i need to connect it using connection string from web.config file. I've used the following connection string in web.config file <connectionStrings> <add name="OrderEntryConnectionString" connectionString="Data Source=(local);Database=OrderEntry;Integrated Security=SSPI;" providerName="System.Data.SqlClient"/> </connectionStrings> how can i use these OrderEntryConnectionString in .rpt file to connect database.

Can You Change Crystal Database Driver In VB? www.xtremevbtalk.com

Greetings!My question concerns the database driver (e.g. pdssql.dll, pdbdao.dll) that is used to connect a Crystal report to a data source.I know this driver can be set up in Crystal's Report Designer by using the menu option "Convert database driver".Is it at all possible to change this database driver programatically (during runtime) in Visual Basic? Specificaions:--------------- Crystal Reports 6.0 Pro- Visual Basic 6.0 (using the Print Engine API to interface to Crystal)

Creating Crystal Reports For VS 2005 For A Client Server Application www.daniweb.com

how to create Crystal Reports for Visual Studio 2005 for a Client Server application? The problem I faced is that when I created Crystal Reports for Visual Studio 2005 where the Crystal Report is displayed in the client application it does not get refreshed with data entered. It only displays data that was entered during the time of development. I think this is probably because the database path changes when deployed in a new environment while the Crystal report keeps referring to the database location at development time.

VB6 / Printing With Crystal Reports www.vbcity.com

Hi there,I am using Crystal Reports 8.5.Accessing MS Access Database. I have written a small program to display the data from access through crystal to the user.The program works like a charm on the my development machine. ( Have VB6 and Crystal Fully installed ) When I package and deploy the program the following happens : ( No VB6 and Crystal Fully installed )Have vb run time files.Have crystal DLL'S needed to run the stuff I think all of them. Registered them too.Got the stuff from their notes...... if only,OCX is used they say use the following dll's:crystl32.dllmfcans32.dllolepro32.dllcrpe32.dllcrpaig80.dllimplode.dllmfc42.dllmsvcirt.dllmsvcp60.dllVb program runs no problem but when report selected to be displayed the crystal reports window opens up and immediately closed down (not displaying the report ). It does not crash the VB program. In my VB code I have added a Crystl32.OCX only.  The code that is in my program to display the report "on development machine" is as follows ( and it works ): *************************************Connection to the Access Database Code : Public cn as ADODB.CONNECTIONSet cn = new ADODB.CONNECTION With cn  .connectionstring = " Provider = Microsoft.Jet.4.0;Data Source=c:Database.mdb"  .openend with************************************* To display the report*************************************Private sub cmdCommand1_Click  %ReportName% .DataFiles(0) = "c:Database.mdb" %ReportName%.ReportFileName = app.path & " %Name of the Crystal Report.rtp%" %ReportName%.RetrieveDataFiles %ReportName%.PrintReportend sub*************************************When i looked at the event log generated by crystal --- it said something like "%Name of the Crystal Report.rtp%" database could not be found (something along those lines). I have already established the connection, and I know that works ..... so how come crystal does not see it???Am I missing something ???Is my SET LOCATION in crystal right ...... it looks something like this "TableName!c:Database.mdb" ????Am i missing any DLL'S ???When I refresh the data in the crystal report design mode it gets all the relevant records from the database.Help will be greatly appreciated .....Thank You.

Crystal Report Db Connection Settings www.xtremevbtalk.com

Hi,I have a crystal report in my application and i wondered if there is any way to provide different database connection parameters other that the ones supplied when writing the report.For example, the report uses a ODBC connection to a database but usernames and password may vary from machine to machine.Are there commands for changing these parameters?Thanks in advance,Harry

Change Change ODBC Connection To Call A Crystal Report From VB6 App www.codeguru.com

I have a DSN set to D_2002.MDB Access database. I have created a crystal report based off of this ODBC connection. In my VB6 APP, the user might want to run the report off another database D_2004.MDB. How do I change the ODBC connection to D_2004.MDB and run the report off D_2004.MDB.Any help is appreciated!!!Sudha

Any One Plzzz???? www.vbforums.com

HI, please answer to these questions ..its very urgent..1. In sql server 2000 functions (return type table) available. whats the advantage of its over view and stored procedure??2.In crystal reports , how can i change particular word in a formula as bold,colored...??3.In crystal reports , how can i access values from sub report to main report. I know that shared and global variables are used for this. but how can i retrive this value in the main report. pls give example for shared variable and Global variable???4.In crystal reports, while i am accessing subreport to main report with report header generates error. which property helps me to avoid this error??5.In crystal report, any way other than report query to generate scripts. I mean like stored procedure can i write script into the crystl reports?? Thanks In Advance

Crystal: Change Subreport Orientations www.xtremevbtalk.com

Greetings,I use crystal Reports 8.5.I would like to have a subreport in my last report page (already have enabled "new page before" my subreport's section) shown at my crViewer in Landscape orientation, whereas the original report is in Portrait. Is it possible?thanxs in advance

Parameters In Crystal Reports www.vbcity.com

Hi, allI use the crystal report with VB 6 and I have one report with 3 subreports.Each band works with a stored procedure.The stored procedures haves the follow parameters:Subreport 1 - SPU_STATEMENT1 1122 <<<<< Just one parameterSubreport 2 - SPU_STATEMENT2 1122, '12/31/2005' <<<<< Two parameters, one integer and one dateSubreport 3 - SPU_STATEMENT3 1122 <<<<< Just one parameterNow, I need the VB 6 application suply these parameters to the report, when I click in one button.How do I make this?Thanks since now,Alex

Dynamically Change Database And Connectstring For Crystalreports www.codeguru.com

how do i change the database connect string for a crystal report depending on which database my application is connected to.

Transmit Parameter To Subreport. www.xtremevbtalk.com

I want to print out a report (Using Crystal report to design). This report contains 3 subreports. And now I want to transmit parameters to its subreport. Pls show me how to do this.Thank you very much.

The Field Is Not Known With Crystal Reports 10 www.xtremevbtalk.com

I have integrated a crystal report (v10) vs visual basic.My report has one subreport... I have linked this one with the report main. The first time I execute the report is ok. All information attached is displayed sucessfully. However, if I execute it again with the same or different data (filter with combo boxes) crystal reports shows me the next error: 'The field is not known' associated with CRViewer1.ViewReport methodDo you have any idea about this error?Any suggestion will be appreciated.Thanks

Change Report Fields www.codeguru.com

I have recently developed an application with VB 6.0 that uses Crystal Reports 7.0. It is my understanding that Crystal Reports is the best to use for database reports. Is there any additional software that can be deployed with Crystal Reports to allow a user to change the fields they desire for any particular report? Are there other report applications that will allow fields to be changed on deployed applications? Any response, even negative ones would be appreciated.

Please Help With A Solution www.vbforums.com

HiI've been trying to solve a problem for the last 2 weeks but have lost miserably to the powers that be.The project is as follows: Create a form with the Crystal report viewer control on it. Simple enough? Yes. I got that. However, the group tree must show the subreports in the main Crystal report. These subreports have placed into the report footer section of the main report. I could not get the group tree to show these reports as the grouptree only shows the groups in the reports.I tried duplicating the tree structure in XML, disable the group tree in the Crystal report viewer, and add my own treeview with the report tree that I created in XML.Is this a good solution to the problem or does anyone have a different perspective on solving this problem?Thanking you in advancePORRASTAR

Vb6.0/crystal Report Problem - Urgent Please www.vbforums.com

vb6.0/crystal report problem I have created a crystal report using access mdb file. it executing properly thru manual invoking of crystal report. I have so many access database files with same tables as i have used in design of report in crystal report. I want to use these mdbs for generating reports using same report. I have created a vb form where dirpath and mdb files are displayed and kept one print command button to invoke connection to crystal report and dynamically connect to this database using connect property of crystal report control, while running this form and clicking the print command i am getting could not connect to server and it will stop at crystalreport1.action=1to avoid this problem i have used file system object to copy this any mdb file to the source file used for designing crystal report and tried to run the form , but i am geeting same error message. Kindly help me out as i have to submit the report in two days.

Make A Connection Using Crystal Reports To Access 07 Database? social.msdn.microsoft.com

I'm trying to use crystal reports in my database that i have made using vb 2010 and access 07, I'm trying to make a new crystal report in vb, have gone add new item, crystal report, etc but when i go to specify the new connection using the Microsoft office 12.0 access database engine )LE DB provider i keep getting a catastrophic failure error 0x8000fff?

Working With Crystal Reports Within Visual Basic www.xtremevbtalk.com

I am currently developing a Visual Basic Program that will use Crystal Reports as a reporting tool. I have installed Crystal Reports Developer 8.5 in order to get the Crystal Reports Tools.The program that I am writing had been developed with an ADO connection to a MS SQL Server.I am unsure how to make a connection for the Crystal Report viewer in ADO, and how to pass records from a SQL statement to the report. Can anybody help me.

Windows Authentication www.vbforums.com

Hopefully this is the correct thread Does anyone know how to use Crystal Version 6 with windows authentication ?Details:VB6 apps with SQL2005 database and Crystal Reports Version 6Currently the Reports log on to SQL with a userid and password.Our legacy VB6 apps are being changed to use Windows Authentication. The only outstanding issue is to get the reports to work with authentication. There is a trusted connection check box but I have no idee how to use it.Any coding examples ple?

Set Selection Formula For Subreport In Crystal Reports Using Visual Basic 6.0 www.vbforums.com

Hello Experts, I have designed a report using crystal reports 8.0.There are subreports also included.front end is visual basic 6.0I change the selection formula of the main report using crystalreport.selectionformula. I am not knowing how to set the selection formulae for the sub reports.can any one help me .

VB6, CR9 DSN-Less Database Connection To SQL Server www.vbcity.com

Development Environment: WinXP, Visual Basic 6, Crystal Reports 9, SQL Server 2000Using the following VB code I am opening a Crystal Reports .RPT report. Which I then set the required connection properties for the report. As you can see the code/report currently uses a File DSN. I would like to change this to a DSN-Less Connection. But I seem to be unable to figure out the correct CR9 code syntax for a DSN-Less connection.Anyone know how I can accomplish this? Set CrApplication = New ApplicationSet CrReport = CrApplication.OpenReport(App.Path & "ReportsDetail.rpt", 1)CrReport.Database.Tables(1).ConnectionProperties.Item("FileDSN") = "C:Program FilesCommon FilesODBCData SourcesMMHS_DB.dsn"CrReport.Database.Tables(1).ConnectionProperties.Item("database") = DBConnString.DatabaseCrReport.Database.Tables(1).ConnectionProperties.Item("password") = DBConnString.PasswordCrReport.Database.Tables(1).ConnectionProperties.Item("user ID") = DBConnString.UserIDCrReport.DiscardSavedDataCrReport.SQLQueryString = "SELECT * " & _                             "FROM vw_CLAIM " & _                             "WHERE APPLICATION_ID = " & gAPPLICATION_ID & " AND CLAIM_ID = " & gClaimId & " " & _                             "ORDER BY NAME;"

Settings In Crystal Reports That Modify Sort Order Of Data Sources? stackoverflow.com

I'm working with Crystal Reports in VB.NET in Visual Studio 2005.I have a List(Of Stuff) that I've sorted according to one of the object's members.I've verified in the debugger that the list is sorted correctly.When I define my list as the data source, as in rptDetails.Subreports.Item("rptSubReport").SetDataSource(theListOfStuff) and view the report, the list is reversed.So, looking for a workaround, I said, "OK, I'll sort the list backwards before binding it."The list still appeared backwards in the report.So something's happening, and I think it's within the report definition, because I don't know where else the sort order could be changed

Subreport Width Expanding Beyond Width Of Container Report social.msdn.microsoft.com

I have a subreport on my main report, and the subreport contains a matrix.� When I run the report, the subreport seems to expand beyond the width of the main report.� The matrix itself does not expand beyond the width of the body of the main report, but for some reason it seems that the subreport does.� The subreport does not contain any headers that might be messing up the width.� If I cut and paste the matrix from the subreport directly onto the main report, and remove the subreport, it prints fine.� But as soon as I include the subreport on the main report it prints with blank pages because the subreport expands beyond the width of the body of the main report.� I have checked the width and margins on the subreport and compared to the width of the main report and all looks good.� Can anyone help? � Thanks.

Absolute Address For Database In Crystal Report www.xtremevbtalk.com

Hi everybody,I'm using Crystal Report 8.5 and VB 6.0. In Crystal Report, I connected to database (MS Access 2000) via using ADO (Database/Add Database to Report/More DataSource/Active Date/Active Data (ADO)). Then I specified the table contain data for report.The problem is when I copied my program to another machine (or another directories), the relative address couldn't be changed. I want to change it to absolute address, but don't know how to do it. Can you help me ?Thanks for read !

How To Add Values From VB To Crystal Reports www.vbforums.com

Hi all,I have a project in which i have to take values to the crystal report right away from my Vb interface. Would you tell me how can i do this with an example or sample code.I have yet another prob.Am using 4 subreports in a Crystal reports. I want to take a sum value in the sub report to the main report .How can i do this.Pls HelpThanking you in AdvanceStanly Mathew

Retrieving Server Name And Database From Connection String For Crystal Report ? stackoverflow.com

I am retrieving connection string based on value stored in cookie.NowI am making crystal report. I cannot hard code server credential. I have to get these credential from connection string from web.config. so that i can pass these credentials to my crystal report . ConnectionInfo reportConnectionInfo = new ConnectionInfo(); reportConnectionInfo.ServerName = connection string server name from web.config reportConnectionInfo.DatabaseName = connection string database name from web.config reportConnectionInfo.UserID = ...; reportConnectionInfo.Password = ...;

Help Required Export Crystal Report File PDF Programatically www.codeguru.com

Hello All,HOw to export Crystal report file to PDF programatically..? I am using Vb 6.0Code:Dim objApp As CRAXDRT.Application Dim objRpt As CRAXDRT.Report Dim fPath As String fPath = App.Path & "ReportsAgentInvoice.rpt" Set objRpt = New CRAXDRT.Report Set objApp = New CRAXDRT.Application Set objRpt = objApp.OpenReport(fPath) objRpt.DiscardSavedData fPath = App.Path & "Report2.PDF" With objRpt .ExportOptions.FormatType = crEFTPortableDocFormat .ExportOptions.DestinationType = crEDTDiskFile .ExportOptions.DiskFileName = fPath .ExportOptions.PDFExportAllPages = True .Export False End WithIn the code, connection state also remains open.This is the code I have written , while i run the code it gives me following error:Code:Crystal Report Database Error-------------------------------------ODBC error: [Microsoft][ODBC Driver Manager] Connection not open

Crystal Subreport Help www.xtremevbtalk.com

I am having a problem launching a crystal report that contains a sub report. It opens fine when I remove the subreport so can anyone advise on where I am going wrong? I get a type mismatch error.Set crRep = CrAppl.OpenReport("c:eport1.rpt")crRep.Database.Tables(1).SetDataSource CrAdoRs Set crSubreportObject = crRep.OpenSubreport("Payments")crSubreportObject.OpenSubreport.Database.Tables(1).SetDataSource rsAdoRs2 Let me know if you need more of the code

Crystal SubReports www.vbforums.com

Hi,I have problems trying to organise my crystal report. It's an invoice where a summary is given on the first page (report a) and the itemised sheets are given on subsequent pages (report b). I can't seem to be able to include report b as a subreport in my first page so both reports get printed in one go. Do I need to put it in the page footer or the report footer? I know the page footer gets repeated on all pages, but I want the subreport to show neatly on the 2nd page only at the top. If I put the subreport in the page footer only parts of it print and indeed I get the same section on all page, instead of the set of pages from the subreport.If I put it in the report footer, nothing gets printed.Any help, please?

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I created a report [RptContacts] to show the data of all the contact persons in my SQL server database. The report has a row group on the column [PK_Contact] in the datasource (IQueryable). An other report [RptCommunications], which will serve as subreport in the main report, shows all the communications we had with each contact person. The datasource (IQueryable) for this report contains the column [FK_Contact] referring to the contact person with whom we had the communication. I added [RptCommunications] as subreport to [RptContacts]. In de Subreport Properties/General, I indicated both under "Name:" and "Use this report as a subreport:"RptCommunications. How can I make sure that for every value of [PK_Contact] in the main report [RptContacts], I see the correct records in the subreport [RptCommunications] corresponding with the right contact person. In other words, how can I make sure that for every communication in the subreport, [FK_Contact] = [PK_Contact] in the main report?

Adding Fields In Crytal Report Select Expert? forums.asp.net

i am uisng asp.net 2.0 built in crystal report .i already have the connection made and some fileds already on the report. i need to add few more fields to the the existing set of fields from database in the server explorer i have the field that i need but i am not able to drag drop on the crystal report.how do i add the field from datatable to crystal report

Suppressing Duplicate Subreports www.codeguru.com

I am using Crystal Reports 7 and have a subreport within my main report. The subreport can contain more than one records worth of data within the main reports group. The problem I am haaving is that if there is more than one record displayed in the subreport then the main report group is repeating itself for each subreport record. I've tried to select the "Suppress if Duplicated" option for the Subreport Format but the application is not accepting it (i.e. when I go back to it the option is unselected). Any suggestions?

Toggle Page Footer Visibility Based On Subreport Being Rendered social.msdn.microsoft.com

I want to toggle the visibility of a report item in my page footer based on whether or not a particular subreport�has been rendered. � The report has 3 subreports.��The subreport above the subreport in question can span several pages, so the subreport I want information on can render on page 1 (for a short report) or page 12 (for example) on a longer report. � �Is there a way to determine within the main report when a particular subreport has been rendered and is currently visible? � Thanks in advance for all replies. � John

Using Subreport Data In Crystal Report www.xtremevbtalk.com

I have a crystal report with a subreport in it. Is it possible to use data from the subreport to calculate a value that is displayed in the main report?

ODBC Error:[Microsoft][ODBC SQL Server][SQL Server]Server User Not A Valid User www.codeguru.com

I have been facing a problem with Crystal Sub Reports.In my Report I am using SQL Server Data base. The report contains main report and a sub report. I am connecting to the database 'masstest'. The report is working fine on 'masstest' Database . If I change to connect 'masstetdump' database, the report is not executed showing an error , ODBC error:[Microsoft][ODBC SQL Server][SQL Server]Server user 'masstetdump' is not a valid user in database 'masstest' . If I remove the Subreport then the report is working well on any database. The problem is only with sub report. any body please help me.

[HELP] Seagate Crystal Reports: Database Error www.xtremevbtalk.com

I work with Crystal Report 7 & VB6 & Access97. After installing program in some of windows, I get the error messages as following when I want to open my report in program.Seagate Crystal Reports: Database Error----------------------------------------Can not initialize OLE.Seagate Crystal Reports: Database Error----------------------------------------Can not create DAO DBEngine.Seagate Crystal Reports: Database Error----------------------------------------Error opening file.File could not be opened: "Report" at file location "Report"

Need Help With IF THEN Statement www.access-programmers.co.uk

I have a text box that I'm trying to control the color of based off an IF then statement. Based off to If's If [Reports]![Rpt-Paths]![subreport].Report![ModuleCh] = "Ch - A" And [Reports]![Rpt-Run Paths]![subreport].Report![Status] = "0" Then This part works but I need to add a second one If [Reports]![Rpt-Paths]![subreport].Report![ModuleCh] = "Ch - B" And [Reports]![Rpt-Run Paths]![subreport].Report![Status] = "0" Then So I want the text box to be RED if the status of both Ch A and Ch B is 0 but if either one has a status greater than 0 then the text box would be green. Thanks Jon