1369014 - Report running in a Visual Studio .NET application that uses a windows service, displays incorrect thousandth decimal as well as other report filled options.

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1369014 - Report running in a Visual Studio .NET application that uses a windows service, displays incorrect thousandth decimal as well as other report filled options.

Symptom

  • The thousandths decimal position always displays as zero.
  • Other report filed options may also display incorrectly.

Reproducing the Issue

  • Create a report with the following options placed on the number fields:

File/Options/Fields Tab/Number/Number/Custom Style/Decimals = 1.0000
File/Options/Fields Tab/Number/Number/Custom Style/Rounding = 0.0001

  • Run the report in a VS .NET application that uses a windows service. 

Cause

The decimals, rounding and other report filed options are defined in the registry and the registry key has not been exported to the computer running the windows service.

Resolution

  • The following registry key needs to be exported to the computer running the windows service:

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\software\Business Objects\Suite 12.0\Crystal Reports\NewObject

Keywords

KBA , BI-DEV-NET , BI Software Development Kits (SDKs) - .NET or Other , How To

Product

Crystal Reports 2008 V1