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shipping labels by quantity with Crystal Reports 8.5

Posted on 2010-09-23
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I'm trying to build a report that will print one label per qty shipped for each item on an order.

I've looked at the thread http://www.experts-exchange.com/Database/Reporting_/Crystal_Reports/Q_24649996.html?sfQueryTermInfo=1+10+30+crystal+label+multipl+report+time but since I'm stuck using CR 8.5, I wasn't able to follow the steps.

Quantities shipped could be up to 10 or so, but rarely greater than 5.

Is this possible to do with CR 8.5?

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Question by:Stief-Group
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by:mlmcc
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Did you look at the assisted solution. If you can add a table to the database it can be used.

http://www.experts-exchange.com/Database/Reporting_/Crystal_Reports/Q_24649996.html#a25094053

mlmcc
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by:Stief-Group
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I cannot add a table to the database unfortunately.

I tried to create a separate Access database with this repeater table - but was not able to follow the instructions on linking the repeater table with the actual data.  Is that possible in CR 8.5?
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Ido Millet earned 500 total points
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If you know the quantity will never be above 10, you could create multiple detail sections and suppress based on the quantity.

hth,
- Ido
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by:Stief-Group
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Ok, thanks.

I'll give that a try.  10 should be more than enough.
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by:Stief-Group
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This works really well.  And not much extra effort required.  Simply setup the label once, then copy and paste onto each additional detail section.

Thanks!
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