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1284179 - Body of the text overlaping on the image when it is placed below the text object


When a signature (Image) is placed below the body of the text box with "Can grow" option enabled the text overlaps on the image

Reproducing the Issue

Steps to reproduce.

 1) Insert a long text concatenated with the database fields in a text object

 2) Right click on the text object and check the option "Can Grow" in format text

 3) Insert an image below the text object in the same section where you have placed text object.

 4) Enable the option fit section.


Crystal cannot print the objects one relative to the other vertically


 Steps for resolution

 1) Each object should be placed in seperate section by right clicking on the section and selecting "Insert section below"

 2) Now new sections will be inserted like section a, section b and place the objects in seperate sections

 3) Now the report will processed without overlaping each other


KBA , BI-RA-CR , Crystal Reports designer or BusinessViews Manager , Problem


Crystal Reports 2008 V0 ; SAP Crystal Reports XI ; SAP Crystal Reports XI R2