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1421017 - In CR 2008, changes to the "Overridden Qualified Table Name" property of the table are not saved

Symptom

In CR 2008, changes to the "Overridden Qualified Table Name" property of the table are not saved

Reproducing the Issue

  • In CR 2008, create a report using ODBC or OLEDB connection based off Xtreme Sample Database.
  • Use the Customers and Orders table.
  • Go to Set Database Location and edit the table property "Overridden Qualified Table Name".
  • Right click on the "Overridden Qualified Table Name" property and select edit.
  • You will observe that after editing the name and hitting enter, instead of displaying edited name it displays blank.

Cause

  • Datasource has no schema
  • The purpose of this setting is to allow reports to connect to other schemas that contain the same tables/objects

Resolution

This setting can only be used when connecting to databases that are set up with schemas

Keywords

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

Product

Crystal Reports 2008 V0