The namespace Blah already contains a definition for 'rptBlah'

Posted on 2004-08-16
Last Modified: 2008-03-17
Occasionally when updating a Crystal Report I get the above error, which seems to happen from a Crystal Reports automatically generated file (Blah1.rpt) having the same name for its classes as the original report. How do I gracefully resolve this issue? Just deleting the autogenerated fiel does not seem to work.
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ID: 11814442
im assuming you are creating this report at runtime via VS.Net? if so, check that your references are pointing to the GAC and not your projects bin.

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ebolek earned 250 total points
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usually when you create a report via, vs creates a blah.cs and blah.rpt. Delete the cs fiel or vb one accroding to the language you use. leave only the rpt version

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glad to help


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