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Crystal Reports Physical Database Not Found

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I know there have been a lot of posts, regarding this question, but I have a client who's been getting the Crystal Reports error, "Physical database not found." The catch is, he doesn't see this if he logs on as administrator, only as a user with non-administrator permissions. Anyone have any thoughts? What more info do you need?

Thanks in advance,
Steve.
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This file explains various methods in which we can change the data source of a report at run time.
http://support.crystaldecisions.com/communityCS/TechnicalPapers/cr_rdc_dbconnectivity.pdf
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Sounds like the nonadmin account doesn't have permissions tot he database or the connection.

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by:PowerBids
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Sorry guys, that I haven't replied to your posts. I thought the non-admin permissions solution might fit - e-mailed my client that question, and have yet to hear back from him. When (if?) I do, I'll reply accordingly.

Steve.
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Not a problem
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Thanks for the update.

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Has this been solved?

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Glad i could help

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