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1893453 - Mandatory report parameters displayed as Unused in Business Objects Enterprise while scheduling

Symptom

Mandatory report parameters displayed as "Unused" in Business Objects Enterprise while scheduling

Environment

  • Crystal Reports 2008
  • Business Objects Client Tools XI 3.1
  • Business Objects Enterprise XI 3.1

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Save report with mandatory parameters to the BOE Server
  2. Schedule the report in Infoview
  3. Notice parameters are not displayed with "Show Unused Parameters" box Unchecked

Cause

Crystal Reports files version are mixed due to version mismatch between Crystal Reports and BOE Client Tools on the same client machine.

Resolution

It is recommended to have all BOE client components on the same patch level.  

Keywords

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

Product

Crystal Reports 2008 V0