Solved

Visual Studio - Deploying Crystal Reports

Posted on 2008-10-24
9
998 Views
Last Modified: 2013-11-26
I have a web application created with Visual Studio 2008 and I need to deploy two Crystal reports.  On my machine the reports work fine, but when I move them to the test server I the following error:

Parser Error Message: Could not load file or assembly 'CrystalDecisions.Web, Version=12.0.2000.0, Culture=neutral, PublicKeyToken=692fbea5521e1304' or one of its dependencies. The located assembly's manifest definition does not match the assembly reference. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80131040)

The version of the dll's I have is 12.0.1100.683.  When I change the version in my web config to 12.0.1100.0 then I get an error stating the tag CR is not vailid.

0
Comment
Question by:sproctor722
  • 5
  • 2
  • 2
9 Comments
 
LVL 100

Expert Comment

by:mlmcc
ID: 22796408
How are you moving them?

You need to build an install package and include the CR2008 runtimes.

mlmcc
0
 

Author Comment

by:sproctor722
ID: 22802844
I'm new at this.  I have imported the crystal reports into the Visual Studio website I've created.  The reports run fine on my machine, but fail when I attempt to run them on the server.
0
 
LVL 100

Expert Comment

by:mlmcc
ID: 22803166
Crystal requires numerous support files.  You need to include them.  This is generally done by building an installation package.

mlmcc
0
Master Your Team's Linux and Cloud Stack

Come see why top tech companies like Mailchimp and Media Temple use Linux Academy to build their employee training programs.

 

Author Comment

by:sproctor722
ID: 22833362
How do I build the installation package?
0
 
LVL 100

Accepted Solution

by:
mlmcc earned 250 total points
ID: 22860247
I don't know how to build it in VS2008.

This link provides details on building tem in VS2005.  Starting on page 434
http://www.businessobjects.com/global/pdf/dev_zone/VS2005_Walkthroughs.pdf
mlmcc
0
 

Expert Comment

by:bwalvoord
ID: 25027321
I am having a similar problem with VS 2008.  Do you know if there are any walk throughs similar to the link above?  
0
 
LVL 100

Expert Comment

by:mlmcc
ID: 25027407
I haven't found one.  

mlmcc
0
 

Expert Comment

by:bwalvoord
ID: 25027443
Could you help me troubleshoot my current deployment?   I created the build file per the tutorial http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb971182.aspx  but I am apparently still missing some reference.

When I try and visit the page on the server I get a generic "Load Report Failed." message with no additional messages as to where to start looking.
0
 
LVL 100

Expert Comment

by:mlmcc
ID: 25044036
You might want to ask a new question.  The only experts seeing this one are the ones who participated.

mlcc
0

Featured Post

Master Your Team's Linux and Cloud Stack

Come see why top tech companies like Mailchimp and Media Temple use Linux Academy to build their employee training programs.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

It seems a simple enough task, yet I see repeated questions asking how to do it: how to pass data between two forms. In this article, I will show you the different mechanisms available for you to do just that. This article is directed towards the .N…
More often than not, we developers are confronted with a need: a need to make some kind of magic happen via code. Whether it is for a client, for the boss, or for our own personal projects, the need must be satisfied. Most of the time, the Framework…
Internet Business Fax to Email Made Easy - With eFax Corporate (http://www.enterprise.efax.com), you'll receive a dedicated online fax number, which is used the same way as a typical analog fax number. You'll receive secure faxes in your email, fr…
This video shows how to use Hyena, from SystemTools Software, to bulk import 100 user accounts from an external text file. View in 1080p for best video quality.

815 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

11 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now