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How to display user input parameters in crystal report header

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HI,
I need to display the user input parameters(nearly 4 parameters) in crystal report header by creating formulae in crystal reports. I am using crystal reports 2008 against BEx query as datasource.

I would really appreciate your quick reply.
Thanks!
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Just drag the parameter fields  into the header then.
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I have 4different  parameters, which have values & description.(here SAP BW source)
1. year
2. month
3. name
4.another year
need to display user input parameter value description in crystal report header?

Thanks!
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You would have to create a formula to convert the value to a description or create a table in the database for this.  There is no way to retrieve the parameter value description directly.
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I you are referring to the description that is displayed with the parameter prompt then I agree.

Is the field with the description included in the report?

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This question has been classified as abandoned and is being closed as part of the Cleanup Program. See my comment at the end of the question for more details.
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