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2177314 - Version of SAP Integration Kit Transports required for Crystal Reports to connect to an SAP System

Symptom

  • What version of the SAP Integration Kit Transports are required on the SAP BW System or SAP Netweaver System?
  • What are the version of the SAP Integration Kit Transports that needs to be loaded on the SAP System, for the version of Crystal Reports used?

Environment

  • SAP Crystal Reports 2008
  • SAP Crystal Reports 2011
  • SAP Crystal Reports 2013
  • SAP Crystal Reports 2016
  • SAP Crystal Reports 2020

Resolution

  • There are 2 options to find the version of the SAP Integration Kit Transports for the specific version of Crystal Reports used:
        
    • From the file: transports_EN.txt, found in the product installation or update; or
    • From the report: SAP Connectivity - Transports
            
        
  • From the file: transports_EN.txt, found in the product installation or update:
       
    1. Depending on the version of Crystal Reports, perform the following steps:
         
      • For Crystal Reports 2008:
        • Unzip the installation file or update of the SAP Integration Kit for SAP BusinessObjects Integration for SAP Solutions XI 3.1
        • Navigate to the following path: Transports
             
      • For Crystal Reports 2011, 2013, 2016, 2020
        • Unzip the product installation or updates of SAP Crystal Reports 2011 and above.
        • Navigate to the following path: Collaterals/Add-Ons/SAP/Transports
               
    2. The list of required transports is in the file: transports_EN.txt 
           
      Below is an example of the content of the file: transports_EN.txt, which list the version of the SAP Integration Kit Transports for each type of SAP connectivity.
         
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  • From the report: SAP Connectivity - Transports:
        
    1. Download the report: SAP Connectivity - Transports.rpt   ( From the Attachments section below )
          
    2. Open the report in Crystal Reports.
       
    3. Select the version of Crystal Reports used:
        
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    4. Select the Support Pack or Service Pack.
       
    5. Select the Patch or Fix Pack. 
       
    6. It will then display the version of the SAP Integration Kit Transports that needs to be loaded to the SAP System.
         
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  • Note: For information on how to verify the SAP Integration Kit Transports loaded on the SAP System, see the SAP Knowledge Base Article: 1921554

See Also

  •  1921554 - How to verify the version of the SAP Integration Kit Transports loaded on the SAP Netweaver or SAP BW System?

Keywords

SAP BW, SAP Queries, transports, crystal, cr, ik, SAP IK Transports , KBA , BI-RA-CR , Crystal Reports designer or Business View Manager , How To

Product

Crystal Reports 2008 V1 ; SAP Crystal Reports 2011 ; SAP Crystal Reports 2013 ; SAP Crystal Reports 2016 ; SAP Crystal Reports 2020

Attachments

SAP Connectivity - Transports.rpt