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crystal reports XI sp 2 called from VB.Net 2008

g_johnson asked
Last Modified: 2012-06-21
In a VB.Net project, the code below comes from my main form.  It calls a second form, fCRV which has a single control, a crystal report viewer (crvMain).  There are two different reports involved.

I need to modify this code such that I set the log on information for the crystal report (server, database, no integrated security, user id, and password).  Both reports use the same connection information.

How is that done in VB.Net (2008)?

Public Shared Sub PrintReport(ByVal f As Form1)
            Dim vchrNo As String

            'qty mode report is called: ReceiverVariance-CR11.rpt -- change config to QtyModeReport
            'voucher mode report is called: APVoucherRecapReport-CR11 -- add to config VoucherModeReport

            If Globals.QtyModeIndicator = True Then
                fCRV.crvMain.ReportSource = Globals.QtyModeRept
                'if clicked, let the report ask for a parameter else pass it a selection formula
                If Not Globals.ReportCalledByClick Then
                    fCRV.crvMain.SelectionFormula = "{ag_ap_match_variance_report.pack_no} = " & Chr(34) & f.billNo.Text & Chr(34)
                End If
                fCRV.crvMain.ReportSource = Globals.VoucherModeRept
                'if clicked, let the report ask for a parameter else pass it a selection formula
                'get voucher number
                Dim dr As DataGridViewRow = f.dgvVouchers.SelectedRows(0)
                VchrNo = dr.Cells(1).Value.ToString

                If Not Globals.ReportCalledByClick Then
                    fCRV.crvMain.SelectionFormula = "{aptrxfil_sql.vchr_no} = " & Chr(34) & vchrNo & Chr(34)
                End If
            End If
        Catch ex As Exception
            Throw New Exception(ex.Message)
        End Try
    End Sub

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