CRYSTAL REPORTS:  Add If blank value then "No Contact made"

Posted on 2011-03-16
Last Modified: 2012-05-11

How would I write a statement in Crystal 2008 that for a column named "Called_Start_Time" would replace any nulls with "No Contact Made"?  Where and how would I write this statement?

I have attached the file.. Change-Control-Maintenance-Repor.rpt
Question by:Maliki Hassani
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 2
  • 2
LVL 100

Expert Comment

ID: 35152346
Too do this you need a formula like

If IsNull({Called_Start_Time}) then
   "No Contact Made"

LVL 100

Accepted Solution

mlmcc earned 500 total points
ID: 35152382
Look at the attached report


Author Comment

by:Maliki Hassani
ID: 35152864
Okay thanks check it out in an hour!

Author Closing Comment

by:Maliki Hassani
ID: 35153220
Thank you

Featured Post

Announcing the Most Valuable Experts of 2016

MVEs are more concerned with the satisfaction of those they help than with the considerable points they can earn. They are the types of people you feel privileged to call colleagues. Join us in honoring this amazing group of Experts.

Question has a verified solution.

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

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
Ignore parameter if no value entered 22 111
VS2010 and Crystal Reports Loading Image at runtime 8 100
business objects to connect to MSSQL 6 113
A string is required here error 20 34
I hate sub reports and always consider them the last resort in any reporting solution.  The negative effect on performance and maintainability is just not worth the easy ride they give the report writer.  Nine times out of ten reporting requirements…
There have always been a lot of questions related to when Crystal Reports evaluates report components (such as formulas, summaries, cross-tabs, charts, to name a few examples). Crystal Reports uses a two-pass reporting process to provide greater …
Attackers love to prey on accounts that have privileges. Reducing privileged accounts and protecting privileged accounts therefore is paramount. Users, groups, and service accounts need to be protected to help protect the entire Active Directory …
Are you ready to implement Active Directory best practices without reading 300+ pages? You're in luck. In this webinar hosted by Skyport Systems, you gain insight into Microsoft's latest comprehensive guide, with tips on the best and easiest way…

751 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