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Crystal Report (Database Login failure)

Posted on 2006-10-20
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I am currently working on a window application using vs2005. When i tried to run the crystal report, it prompt me the Database login failure. I re-enter the password and user ID but the login continue to fail. I am sure that the password and user ID are correct. Pls help
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Hello william,

please check the method it is using to connect to database. is it through an OleDb connection string or through ODBC or what ???

after confirming this, test the connectivity. then only try to login through crystal report. if you want to go with OleDb method, then simply create a <anyname>.udl file anywhere. Double click on it, select the database type, provide the database details and login test, click on test connection. This will confirm you about the connectivity. Then you can move ahead for crystal report.

Happy Coding !!!
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