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Crystal Reports don't show updated data!

Posted on 1999-01-07
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I am working in VB5, and in my application, I have ActiveX controls for Crystal Reports.  When I open reports from VB5, the data shown is not the current data.  All my reports are linked to an Access database.  The actual database looks fine.  What is it that I am doing wrong?
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by:levaz
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Once you have your report open in Crystal Reports make sure you uncheck the following under File on the menu bar:
'Save Data With Report'.
Now save it and you should be in business...
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by:jych
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I did uncheck "Save Data with Report", and in VB5, I have also set "DiscardSavedData" to TRUE.  Still, the data doesn't seem to be getting refreshed in VB.  Everything works out well in the Crystal Report program.  
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by:jych
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Another bad news, it doesn't seem to be working in Crystal Reports either.  My data is not getting refreshed.  I am not saving any data with the report, I am also refreshing data on every print.  Still its not working. :( Any help ASAP will be greatly appreciated.
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wenchang earned 100 total points
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in addition to unchecking the "Save data with report" option, you must checked the "Verify on Every Print" option under Database
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