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2067003 - When creating a new report based on Stored Procedure, Crystal Reports 2013 crashes


  • When attempting to create a report based on a Stored Procedure in Crystal Reports, it displays the following error:

      "Database Connector Error: 'HY000:[Simba][Salesforce] (23) Error in Http request: Couldn't resolve host name [Database Vendor Code: 23]"
    Then Crystal Reports designer crash.
  • In Crystal Reports 2011, and below, it is possible to create a new report off the same Stored Procedure.


  • SAP Crystal Reports 2013 - Support Pack 03

Reproducing the Issue

  1. In Crystal Reports 2013, create a new report.
  2. Select "" data source, and enter your user name and password.
  3. Select a Stored Procedure, and add it to the report.
  4. Crystal Reports 2013, generates the error, then crash.


  • ODBC driver defect.


  • To be able to connect to the Stored Procedure in Crystal Reports 2013, apply the latest product update:
    • Crystal Reports 2013:
      • Support Pack 03 - Patch 7 and above


sales force, SP, simba , odbc, driver, SForce , KBA , BI-RA-CR , Crystal Reports designer or Business View Manager , Problem


SAP Crystal Reports 2013