1570950 - Default current date in crystal Date Parameter

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1570950 - Default current date in crystal Date Parameter

Symptom

How to have Current Date as default value for Date Parameter in Crystal Reports?

Cause

In versions of Crystal Reports prior to Crystal Reports XI, date or datetime parameters defaulted to the current date. In Crystal Reports XI, there is no default value for date parameters. The CurrentDate formula can not be used as a default value for a parameter. However, there is a business need to have the date parameters default to the current date.

 

Resolution

An Enhancement Request has been logged under ID ADAPT00592458.

Workaround is available under 1206240.

Keywords

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

Product

SAP Crystal Reports 8.0