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How do you use a Crystal Reports OCX with a security restricted Jet 3.5 DB ?
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Pass in user and password like this:

        cryReport.ReportFileName = "C:\report.rpt"
        cryReport.UserName = "User"
        cryReport.Password = "Password"

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by:rcfulcher
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In theory the suggested solution should work - but it didn't for me!

I receive an error code 20000 - no error !  but the report does not appear.  Any ideas?


 
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Did you change "User" and "Password" to your user id and password?

Can you use the same id and password to login to Access?
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by:rcfulcher
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Yes - I used a user name and password which worked when accessing the Access 97 database directly.  The user name was included in a user group with read, update, insert & delete privileges.  Thats why I've been tearing my hair out!


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Do you mind to mail to chewhoung@yahoo.com for me to check out?
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I'll have another go at trying to resolve the problem myself & then send as much info as possible to you.  Thanks for your help.
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