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File or assembly name CrystalDecisions.Shared, or one of its dependencies, was not found.

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I have developed few reports using vs.net. Its working fine on my machine.
I want to make this run on a client machine where he doesn't have crystal reports installed.


I am getting this following error.
File or assembly name CrystalDecisions.Shared, or one of its dependencies, was not found.

.netframework is instatlled and version is 1.1
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Question by:PradeepYadhav
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by:mlmcc
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How did you install the VB.Net application?

Did you create an installation package that include all the required support files?

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additionally you'll need the license-key (found in studio -> help -> info). the key shown there fits to the mergemodules automatically installed with your studio below your program files-folder\common files\merge modules.
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by:PradeepYadhav
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I havent tried your above suggestions.

Steps I did till now.

CrystalDecisions.Web.dll
CrystalDecisions.ReportSource.dll
CrystalDecisions.Shared.dll
CrystalDecisions.CrystalReports.Engine.dll
CrystalKeyCodeLib.dll

Stuck in this error now.

Cannot find KeycodeV2.dll, or invalid keycode





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have a look at my last post. i'll explain in some minutes. wait a minute...
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by:PradeepYadhav
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I haven't tried your above suggestions.

I am using vs.net and c#

Steps I did till now.

Copied all these dlls from development machine to bin directory of my testing machine which doesnt have crystal reports.

CrystalDecisions.Web.dll
CrystalDecisions.ReportSource.dll
CrystalDecisions.Shared.dll
CrystalDecisions.CrystalReports.Engine.dll
CrystalKeyCodeLib.dll

Stuck in this error now.

Cannot find KeycodeV2.dll, or invalid keycode
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by:kolpdc
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no. only copying does not work. you will have to register the dlls and put the license-key-entry into registry. dunno how to do manually, but if you have the possibility to create an installshield-setup, create a new project (using the computer that has vstudio (and with it crystal and its mergemodules) installed) and add following modules (i cut the words short):
(CR = Crystal Rep...)

CR Runtime .Net (Data Access)
CR Runtime .Net (Managed Code)
CR9 - Seagate Registration Wizard
CR9 - .NET Managed components
CR9 - Crystal Reports Engine components

for CR9 - Seagate Registration Wizard set the property license-key to the key-value you'll find in your vstudio -> help -> info -> cr-key

then run this setup at clientcomputer you wish to use cr. it installs all required dlls and the registration-key.

if you have no possibility to build setup you will have to try to get the information how to register the dlls and the license-key.
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perhaps informations on manually registerings are found at links provided by mlmcc. i know that there ARE infos, but not exactly where this topic is located.
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only info - key is located in registry at
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Crystal Decisions\Crystal Reports\VSNET\Keycodes\CR9 NET
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