2032311 - How to open a hyperlink from a Crystal report in a new window while viewing the report in .NET Crystal Reports Viewer?

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2032311 - How to open a hyperlink from a Crystal report in a new window while viewing the report in .NET Crystal Reports Viewer?

Symptom

How to open a hyperlink from a Crystal report in a new window while viewing the report in .NET Crystal Reports Viewer?

Environment

SAP Crystal Reports 2008

Resolution

  • Set the HyperlinkTarget property of the CrystalReportViewer in .NET to "_blank" to enable the "open in a new window" behavior for the .NET Crystal Reports Viewer.
  • Format the hyperlink from Crystal report designer using the method Format Text > Format Editor > Hyperlink > Hyperlink type: A Website on the Internet.
  • The hyperlinks do not require any special formatting (such as JavaScript). This configuration option is a global change and will affect all hyperlinks in Crystal reports viewed through the .NET Crystal Reports viewer.

Keywords

hyperlink in new windows; .net Crystal report viewer; openinf report with hyperlink in new tab using crystal report viewer , KBA , BI-DEV-NET , BI Software Development Kits (SDKs) - .NET or Other , How To

Product

Crystal Reports 2008 V1