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2483223 - Error:"Could not initialize class com.crystaldecisios.reports.formatter.export2 ExportSupervisorEx" when using Crystal reports for Eclipse


When trying to create new Crystal report using Crystal report for Eclipse, the following error message is displayed: "Could not initialize class com.crystaldecisios.reports.formatter.export2 ExportSupervisorEx".


  • SAP Crystal Reports, version for Eclipse
  • Java 1.8
  • Linux Operating System: CentOs
  • Application server: Jboss version Wildfly 10

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Open Crystal reports for Eclipse and login with Administrator account.
  2. Try to create new Crystal report.


CentOs operating system and Wildfly 10 application server are not supported with Crystal reports for Eclipse.


Use supported Operating system and application server referring to the PAM guide:


CR4E, Linux, viewing. , KBA , BI-DEV-JAV , BI Software Development Kits (SDKs) - Java , Problem


Crystal Reports, version for Eclipse 1.0 ; Crystal Reports, version for Eclipse 2.0