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1198660 - Error message "Visual C++ Runtime Library"" in Crystal Reports


The colour of texts in fields cannot be formatted within any Crystal Reports and the error message of "Visual C++ Runtime Library: Runtime Error. Program c:\Program Files\Business Objects\Crystal Reports 11\crw32.exe. This application has requested the Runtime to terminate it in an unusual way. Contact Support team... " is received.


This issue happens because the installation of Crystal Reports has not been successful, despite a message stating that it has been  successfully installed.


Follow the knowledge base article c2017464 to manually uninstall Crystal Reports and reinstall it again.

Log in to the operating system as Administrator after the install. Any any Anti-virus programs and other spyware programs activated in background for other applications need to be stopped as well.


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