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Sheduling Crystal reports and email them using VB.net

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     I need some help and sample code in vb.net on how to schedule crystal reports and email them in PDF or Excel format automatically once in a day or twice in a day.depending on the requirement.. Some of my reports will be sinple without any parameters and some will have parameters also.. I am using Visual Studio Express edition and Crystal Reports 10 Developer edition. Kindly help me with some code samples. Waiting for a positive solution.. and its quite urgent..
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by:Éric Moreau
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create a small application that does that (generates PDF and send them by e-mail) and launch them using the Windows tasks Scheduler.
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I don't believe the Visual Studio Epress a\can be used to call Crystal reports.

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we can call crystal reports thorouhg Visual Studio Express editon..  
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Then the suggestion to create an application should work.

Here are some samples
http://support.businessobjects.com/communityCS/FilesAndUpdates/vbnet_win_samples.exe.asp

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Hi emoreau,

   Can you please provide some sample vb.net application which does this (PDF/Excel generation and Sending Mail of crystal reports) ?

 Regards
 
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Forced accept.

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