Crystal Report Viewer 9 – Questions

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I am using a crystal report designer imported into VB from an existing report, loading in crystal viewer.
How can i loop into all fields i have in my report object to display them in a list box??
feesuAsked:
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Mike McCrackenSenior ConsultantCommented:
What are you trying to do?

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sparabCommented:
wh you need crystal report then ?????

you can use crystal report viewer to view report, It is non editable. it will not be helpful if you want dispay your reports in listbox and not presentable too.

you need to communicate with database and progrmatically display values in list box if you want to do so.
feesuAuthor Commented:
I will explain what i'm planning to do. I want to enable the user of choosing fields he wants to see in the report which is displayed in the viewer.
Listing these fields in a list box will let him click on the ones he wants, then i hide the rest.
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Mike McCrackenSenior ConsultantCommented:
Will you also move them around to avoid large white spaces between fields?

A better idea would be to discuss the reports with the users and come up with several reports that the users agree will cover their requirements.

These links and examples may be useful

Using the Report Creation API
http://support.businessobjects.com/communityCS/FilesAndUpdates/ReportCreationAPI.zip.asp

http://support.businessobjects.com/communityCS/FilesAndUpdates/embeddabledesigner8_5.exe.asp

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feesuAuthor Commented:
I am working on that. Thanks alot.
Mike McCrackenSenior ConsultantCommented:
Glad i could help

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