• Status: Solved
  • Priority: Medium
  • Security: Public
  • Views: 495
  • Last Modified:

How to disable clickable email address in crystal report?

Hi experts.

I have a crystal report in my asp.net page which displays information from database. One of those information displayed is an email address. The problem now is the email address displayed in the report is clickable. How can i disable this?
0
drypz
Asked:
drypz
2 Solutions
 
MIKESoftware Solutions ConsultantCommented:
I believe you should be able to insert a TEXT BOX and blace it completely...."COMPLETELY" over the email field..to disable it.

The text box will act as a buffer and will not allow the email link to be clicked....

M
0
 
MIKESoftware Solutions ConsultantCommented:
Additionall, you may need to stretch the text box over the entire SECTION in order for it to work. Just test and play with it. Sometimes Crystal acts strange when using text boxes in this way and sometimes requires that the entire section be covered by a text box.....BLANK TEXT BOX..of course.
0
 
mlmccCommented:
Verify the format of the object
Right click the field
Click FORMAT FIELD
Click the HYOERLINK tab
Ensure it is formatted as NO HYPERINK

mlmcc
0
 
drypzAuthor Commented:
I've already tried all your suggestions but it doesn't work. I also tried to create a formula to replace the value of email field but neither can't solve my problem. What i did is that i changed "@" sign with "<at>". I know this is not good but at least my QA accepted it, lol. Anyway, thanks for your comments and I will distribute the points for your effort.
0
 
softwareedgeCommented:
How didi you change a @ sign with "<at>"
0

Featured Post

Fill in the form and get your FREE NFR key NOW!

Veeam is happy to provide a FREE NFR server license to certified engineers, trainers, and bloggers.  It allows for the non‑production use of Veeam Agent for Microsoft Windows. This license is valid for five workstations and two servers.

Tackle projects and never again get stuck behind a technical roadblock.
Join Now