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1964141 - What are the supported image format in Crystal Reports?

Symptom

  • What are the graphic, picture or image format supported in Crystal Reports?
  • What are the format of picture that can be added to Crystal Reports?

Environment

  • SAP Crystal Reports 2011
  • SAP Crystal Reports 2013
  • SAP Crystal Reports 2016
  • SAP Crystal Reports 2020

Reproducing the Issue

  1. In Crystal Reports, create a new report, or open an existing report.
  2. Insert an image on the report by selecting "Picture", under the menu "Insert"
     
    What are the format of picture that can be added to Crystal Reports?

Resolution

  • Crystal Reports support inserting the pictures stored in the following format:
    • Joint Photographic Experts (JPG)
    • bitmap (BMP)
    • Portable Network Graphic (PNG)
        
  • Note: Crystal Reports will be converting the image to bitmap format internally, therefore it is possible the image quality changes when viewed in Crystal Reports.

Keywords

CR, image, picture, graphic, support, supported format , KBA , BI-RA-CR , Crystal Reports designer or Business View Manager , How To

Product

SAP Crystal Reports 2011 ; SAP Crystal Reports 2013 ; SAP Crystal Reports 2016 ; SAP Crystal Reports 2020