1701417 - How to create cascading stored procedure parameters in Crystal reports

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1701417 - How to create cascading stored procedure parameters in Crystal reports

Symptom

How to create cascading stored procedure parameters in Crystal reports

Environment

  • Crystal Reports 2008
  • Business View Manager
  • Oracle 9i, 10g

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Create a Stored Procedure with parameters
  2. Create a Crystal Report based on Stored Procedure.

Cause

Stored procedure parameters are by default Static type

Resolution

  1. Create a cascading LOV for two parameters in Business View in Business View Manager.
  2. Create a Crystal Report using that Business View
  3. Create a parameter New_Parameter as dynamic and use the existing -> Newly created LOV (that we created LOV in BV)
  4. Insert the problematic report as a sub reports in main report.
  5. Link the Sub Report Stored Procedure parameter to the Dynamic Parameter(New_parameter) created above in Main report
  6. Suppress all the sections except Report footer in Main Report
  7. Go to Format Subreport -> Borders Tab -> Set Line Style for Left, Right, Top, Bottom to None

Keywords

Cascading parameters for stored procedure, stored procedure prompts, stored procedure, cascading parameters, crystal reports , KBA , BI-RA-CR-DSL , Crystal Reports on C++ Data Semantic Layer (ClassicUniverse) , How To

Product

Crystal Reports 2008 V1