While viewing a Crystal report in the Windows form viewer, following exception is thrown:
ERROR: "The type initializer for 'CrystalDecisions.ReportSource.ReportSourceFactory' threw an exception."
- Visual Studio 2010
- SAP Crystal Reports, developer version for Microsoft Visual Studio 2010
Target CPU (platform) property of the project is set to "ANY CPU".
- Right click on the application name in the Solution Explorer.
- Click on Properties.
- Go to Compile option on the left side.
- Change the Target CPU property to "x86" or "x64" as per need.
NOTE: "ANY CPU" is not recommended for any Crystal reports .NET SDk applications.
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