Solved

Crystal 2008 Compatible with Windows Server 2008 64bit

Posted on 2010-08-25
3
663 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-10
I have a Crystal Reports 2008 report that was written using an Oracle 32bit driver on Windows XP.
I just upgraded my pc to windows server 2008 and tried reinstalling the Oracle Driver, but wasn't able to.
After doing some research, I have noticed that Crystal Reports 2008 is not compatible with Windows Server 2008 64bit.

I have a couple of questions.
1. Does oracle support a 32bit driver for Crystal Reports on Windows Server 2008?
2. If all parties are supported, are there any addtional settings, permission or patches I need to have in place to get this report to work.

Thank you
0
Comment
Question by:metalteck
  • 2
3 Comments
 
LVL 2

Expert Comment

by:girk
ID: 33526775
Oracle has a 32 bit driver. http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/database/enterprise-edition/downloads/112010-win32soft-098987.html Install it.

Make sure that you have installed the oracle data access installed when you install crystal reports.
0
 
LVL 100

Expert Comment

by:mlmcc
ID: 33535729
0
 
LVL 100

Accepted Solution

by:
mlmcc earned 500 total points
ID: 33535750
0

Featured Post

Courses: Start Training Online With Pros, Today

Brush up on the basics or master the advanced techniques required to earn essential industry certifications, with Courses. Enroll in a course and start learning today. Training topics range from Android App Dev to the Xen Virtualization Platform.

Question has a verified solution.

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

Have you ever had to make fundamental changes to a table in Oracle, but haven't been able to get any downtime?  I'm talking things like: * Dropping columns * Shrinking allocated space * Removing chained blocks and restoring the PCTFREE * Re-or…
Remote Apps is a feature in server 2008 which allows users to run applications off Remote Desktop Servers without having to log into them to run the applications.  The user can either have a desktop shortcut installed or go through the web portal to…
This video explains at a high level with the mandatory Oracle Memory processes are as well as touching on some of the more common optional ones.
This video shows how to recover a database from a user managed backup

816 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

8 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now