1623464 - Why succeeding versions of Crystal Reports .NET web application work on same web server?

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1623464 - Why succeeding versions of Crystal Reports .NET web application work on same web server?

Symptom

Why succeeding versions of Crystal Reports .NET web application work on same web server?

Environment

  • Windows Server 2003
  • Windows Server 2008
  • Crystal Reports XI R2
  • Crystal Reports for Visual Studio 2005
  • Crystal Reports for Visual Studio 2008
  • Crystal Reports 2008
  • Crystal Reports for Visual Studio 2010

Resolution

  • Crystal Reports relies on a virtual directory to access viewers for display.
  • Virtual directory and its underlying file path are unique for each version of Crystal Reports.

See Also

Why succeeding versions of Crystal Reports .NET web applications work on same web server?

Keywords

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

Product

Crystal Reports 2008 V1 ; SAP Crystal Reports XI R2 ; SAP Crystal Reports, developer version for Microsoft Visual Studio ; SAP Crystal Reports, version for Visual Studio .NET 2005 ; SAP Crystal Reports, version for Visual Studio .NET 2008