Solved

Getting a signature to show in Crystal Reports

Posted on 2016-08-29
2
100 Views
Last Modified: 2016-08-30
We have an EHR that uses SQL Server 2012 and we use a Topaz pad for signatures. The image is stored in a table as a varbinary (max) and I'm wondering is there a way to get this image to show up in Crystal Reports 2011?
0
Comment
Question by:John Mahoney
[X]
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 Comments
 
LVL 23

Accepted Solution

by:
Ido Millet earned 500 total points
ID: 41776285
Just drag that field onto the report canvas, and a preview should show the image, provided it is a supported image type: BMP, PNG, JPEG, TIFF, WMF.

If it's not one of the supported image types, you would need to either convert in the database or use a Crystal Reports UFL to do the conversion on the fly.
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:John Mahoney
ID: 41776637
Thank you
0

Featured Post

Free Tool: Subnet Calculator

The subnet calculator helps you design networks by taking an IP address and network mask and returning information such as network, broadcast address, and host range.

One of a set of tools we're offering as a way of saying thank you for being a part of the community.

Question has a verified solution.

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

Crystal Reports: 5 Tests for Top Performance It is complete, your masterpiece report.  Not only does it meet your customer’s expectations, it blows them out the water, all they want is beautifully summarised and displayed in a myriad of ways. …
Hot fix for .Net Crystal Reports 10.2.3600.0 to fix problems with sub reports running on 64 bit operating systems ISSUE: Reports which contain subreports fail with error "Missing Parameter Value" DEPLOYMENT SERVER OS: Windows 2008 with 64 bi…
There are cases when e.g. an IT administrator wants to have full access and view into selected mailboxes on Exchange server, directly from his own email account in Outlook or Outlook Web Access. This proves useful when for example administrator want…
In this video we outline the Physical Segments view of NetCrunch network monitor. By following this brief how-to video, you will be able to learn how NetCrunch visualizes your network, how granular is the information collected, as well as where to f…

707 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