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1199775 - Cannot change the default date or time values when adding a Date, Time, or DateTime parameter


When adding a Date, Time or DateTime parameter, you cannot change the default date value to 9999 12 31 or the default time value to 23:59:59.


This known issue has been assigned ADAPT00397887, and affects the following:

  • Crystal Reports XI

Hot Fixes or Service Packs address this issue as indicated below.

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Crystal Reports XI

The latest update for this issue is available at the following location:

This issue is addressed in the following components (and later versions):

  • ParameterDesigner.dll, version, dated 04/12/06 (

Monthly Hot Fixes and Service Packs

To determine if this issue is also addressed in a Monthly Hot Fix or Service Pack for your product, search the readme file for the Track ID number (that is, ADAPTXXXXXXXX) in the latest Monthly Hot Fix or Service Pack.

Monthly Hot Fixes readmes and Service Pack readmes are available in the Downloads area of our web site.



Issues addressed on one operating system platform at the Weekly Hot Fix level may be addressed later on multiple operating system platforms (if applicable) at the Monthly Hot Fix and Service Packs level. For example, an issue only resolved on the Windows platform in a Weekly Hot Fix may be resolved later on UNIX platforms such as IBM AIX and Sun Solaris in future Monthly Hot Fixes or Service Packs for these platforms.

To determine if these issues are resolved in a Monthly Hot Fix or Service Pack on another platform, search for the Track ID number in the readme at the locations indicated above.


See Also

For more information on the issues addressed in the Hot Fix or Service Pack, view the readme PDF or text file included in the ZIP or TAR file.

For more information on the different update types, refer to our Hot Fix and Service Pack FAQ.


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SAP Crystal Reports XI ; SAP Crystal Reports XI R2