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2500525 - "Not enough memory for operation" error on exporting Crystal report to PDF format

Symptom

  • Export to PDF fails for some parameter values 
  • "Not enough memory for operation" error on exporting Crystal report to PDF format

Environment

  • Crystal Reports 2008
  • SAP Crystal Reports 2011
  • SAP Crystal Reports 2013
  • SAP Crystal Reports 2016

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Open report in Crystal Reports Designer
  2. Refresh the report
  3. Export the report to PDF format

Cause

  • One of the OLE objects in the report got corrupted. In Design mode it does not show any objects but placeholder only. 

Resolution

  • Delete and recreate the object and suppression formulas for the object.

Keywords

crash, failure, adobe format , KBA , BI-RA-CR , Crystal Reports designer or BusinessViews Manager , Problem

Product

Crystal Reports 2008 V1 ; SAP Crystal Reports 2011 ; SAP Crystal Reports 2013 ; SAP Crystal Reports 2016