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1197905 - Text that uses proportional vertical fonts may be displayed with overlapping characters

Symptom

Text that uses proportional vertical fonts may be displayed with overlapping characters.

Cause

The cause of the problem is that the character spacing function accounts for the characters' width but not their height.

Resolution

This known issue has been assigned ADAPT00698880, and affects the following:

  • Crystal Reports for Visual Studio .NET 2005

Hot Fixes or Service Packs address this issue as indicated below.

Unless indicated otherwise, Critical Hot Fix updates from the FTP site have only been tested with English versions of our products.


CAUTION

Hot Fixes and Service Packs are not designed for OEM versions. Do not apply these updates if you are using an OEM version. To determine if you are using an OEM version, please refer to the OEM Product Warning



Crystal Reports for Visual Studio .NET 2005

The latest update for this issue is available on our download page.

This issue is addressed in the following components (and later versions):

CrystalDecisions.Shared.dll, version 10.2.51014.8, dated 03/01/07 (crnet20win32x86_en.zip)


Monthly Hot Fixes and Service Packs

To determine if this issue is also addressed in a Monthly Hot Fix or Service Pack for your product, search the readme file for the Track ID number (that is, ADAPTXXXXXXXX) in the latest Monthly Hot Fix or Service Pack.

Service Pack readmes and Monthly Hot Fix readmes for Crystal products are found on our download page.


NOTE

Issues addressed on one operating system platform at the Weekly Hot Fix level may be addressed later on multiple operating system platforms (if applicable) at the Monthly Hot Fix and Service Packs level. For example, an issue only resolved on the Windows platform in a Weekly Hot Fix may be resolved later on UNIX platforms such as IBM AIX and Sun Solaris in future Monthly Hot Fixes or Service Packs for these platforms.

To determine if these issues are resolved in a Monthly Hot Fix or Service Pack on another platform, search for the Track ID number in the readme at the locations indicated above.



See Also

For more information on the issues addressed in the Hot Fix or Service Pack, view the readme PDF or text file included in the ZIP or TAR file.

For more information on the different update types, please refer to the Hot Fix and Service Pack FAQ.

Keywords

chf , 3917623 , KBA , BI-RA-CR , Crystal Reports designer or BusinessViews Manager , Bug Filed

Product

SAP Crystal Reports, version for Visual Studio .NET 2005 ; SAP Crystal Reports, version for Visual Studio .NET 2008 ; SAP Crystal Reports, version for Visual Studio .NET 9.1