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2027072 - No asterisk symbol in front of mandatory SAP variables in Crystal Designer 2013


  • No '*' symbol in front of mandatory SAP Variables in Crystal Designer 2013


  • Crystal Reports Designer 2013

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Launch Crystal Reports Designer 2013
  2. Create a new report based on SAP BW MDX query which contains a mandatory prompt
  3. Refresh the report
  4. The prompt window displays: No Asterisk in front of the mandatory prompt


  • This is by-design


CR 2013, star, required values, compulsory, variable, prompts , KBA , BI-RA-CR-DES , Crystal Reports Designer (CR20XX) , Product Enhancement


SAP Crystal Reports 2013