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  • User1628746328 posted

    Quick question:

    We've set up a validation environment for an ASP.Net application that generates Crystal Reports.

    Does the SAP Crystal Reports Run Time Engine need installed on this environment to run Crystal Reports?

    Thanks.

    doug

    Wednesday, April 1, 2015 1:35 PM

Answers

  • User1711366110 posted

    Does the SAP Crystal Reports Run Time Engine need installed on this environment to run Crystal Reports?

      Yes, you need to install Crystal Report Run Time Engine for generate crystal report through asp.net application

    For your reference, check the following details:

    1. Click here to get the SAP Crystal Reports, developer version for Microsoft Visual Studio: Updates & Runtime Downloads

    2. hereafter If you have any trouble with version compatibility then you can fix in web.config file like below

    <runtime> 
        <assemblyBinding xmlns="urn:schemas-microsoft-com:asm.v1">
          <dependentAssembly>
            <assemblyIdentity name="CrystalDecisions.CrystalReports.Engine" publicKeyToken="692fbea5521e1304" culture="neutral"/>
            <bindingRedirect oldVersion="xx.x.xxxx.x" newVersion="yy.y.yyyy.y"/>
          </dependentAssembly>
          <dependentAssembly>
            <assemblyIdentity name="CrystalDecisions.Shared" publicKeyToken="692fbea5521e1304" culture="neutral"/>
            <bindingRedirect oldVersion="xx.x.xxxx.x" newVersion="yy.y.yyyy.y"/>
          </dependentAssembly>
          <dependentAssembly>
            <assemblyIdentity name="CrystalDecisions.ReportSource" publicKeyToken="692fbea5521e1304" culture="neutral"/>
            <bindingRedirect oldVersion="xx.x.xxxx.x" newVersion="yy.y.yyyy.y"/>
          </dependentAssembly>
          <dependentAssembly>
            ...
        </assemblyBinding>
    </runtime>

    3.Crystal Reports for Visual Studio .NET is fully integrated in the following versions

    • Visual Studio .NET 2008 -Professional Edition and higher
    • Visual Studio .NET 2005
    • Visual Studio .NET 2003

    4.Note

    • Microsoft does not provide support for the Crystal Reports products that are included in Visual Studio because Crystal Reports are SAP products. Support is only available from the SAP-provided free forum
    • for more information, check with SAP Community Network Forums

    5.Click here to get the sample code with explanation of Crystal Report ASP.Net using DataSet or DataTable in Visual Studio by using C#  & VB.Net

    --
    with regards,
    Edwin

    • Marked as answer by Anonymous Thursday, October 7, 2021 12:00 AM
    Thursday, April 2, 2015 2:10 AM

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  • User1711366110 posted

    Does the SAP Crystal Reports Run Time Engine need installed on this environment to run Crystal Reports?

      Yes, you need to install Crystal Report Run Time Engine for generate crystal report through asp.net application

    For your reference, check the following details:

    1. Click here to get the SAP Crystal Reports, developer version for Microsoft Visual Studio: Updates & Runtime Downloads

    2. hereafter If you have any trouble with version compatibility then you can fix in web.config file like below

    <runtime> 
        <assemblyBinding xmlns="urn:schemas-microsoft-com:asm.v1">
          <dependentAssembly>
            <assemblyIdentity name="CrystalDecisions.CrystalReports.Engine" publicKeyToken="692fbea5521e1304" culture="neutral"/>
            <bindingRedirect oldVersion="xx.x.xxxx.x" newVersion="yy.y.yyyy.y"/>
          </dependentAssembly>
          <dependentAssembly>
            <assemblyIdentity name="CrystalDecisions.Shared" publicKeyToken="692fbea5521e1304" culture="neutral"/>
            <bindingRedirect oldVersion="xx.x.xxxx.x" newVersion="yy.y.yyyy.y"/>
          </dependentAssembly>
          <dependentAssembly>
            <assemblyIdentity name="CrystalDecisions.ReportSource" publicKeyToken="692fbea5521e1304" culture="neutral"/>
            <bindingRedirect oldVersion="xx.x.xxxx.x" newVersion="yy.y.yyyy.y"/>
          </dependentAssembly>
          <dependentAssembly>
            ...
        </assemblyBinding>
    </runtime>

    3.Crystal Reports for Visual Studio .NET is fully integrated in the following versions

    • Visual Studio .NET 2008 -Professional Edition and higher
    • Visual Studio .NET 2005
    • Visual Studio .NET 2003

    4.Note

    • Microsoft does not provide support for the Crystal Reports products that are included in Visual Studio because Crystal Reports are SAP products. Support is only available from the SAP-provided free forum
    • for more information, check with SAP Community Network Forums

    5.Click here to get the sample code with explanation of Crystal Report ASP.Net using DataSet or DataTable in Visual Studio by using C#  & VB.Net

    --
    with regards,
    Edwin

    • Marked as answer by Anonymous Thursday, October 7, 2021 12:00 AM
    Thursday, April 2, 2015 2:10 AM
  • User1628746328 posted

    Thanks!

    I'll check this.

    Doug

    Friday, April 3, 2015 7:48 AM