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1218677 - Default parameter value not selected when opening report with .NET application


When a Crystal report is opened using a .NET Windows Form application, the first default value for each parameter is not automatically selected as it is in Crystal Reports. Instead, the first default value must be chosen from the parameter list.


The issue has been identified and tracked under ID ADAPT00429880.


Hot Fixes or Service Packs address this issue as indicated below. With the update(s), 'SelectedIndex' is explicitly set to 0 instead of -1 if there are any default values.

Unless indicated otherwise, Weekly Hot Fix updates from the FTP site have only been tested with English versions of our products.



Hot Fixes and Service Packs are not designed for OEM versions. Do not apply these updates if you are using an OEM version. To determine if you are using an OEM version, refer to the OEM Product Warning.


Crystal Reports 10


For Crystal Reports 10, the latest update for this issue is available on the Downloads area of our web site.

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

  • CrystalDecisions.Windows.Forms.dll, version 10.0.9500.22, dated 6/9/2005
  • CrystalDecisions.Windows.Forms.resources.dll, version 10.0.9500.22, dated 6/9/2005


Monthly Hot Fixes and Service Packs


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.


CR CE WHF 429880 PARAMETERS BLANK DEFAULT NOT VISIBLE APPEAR EMPTY Crystal Reports for Visual Studio .NET Application Parameter List Default Values , c2017829 , KBA , BI-RA-CR , Crystal Reports designer or Business View Manager , Bug Filed


SAP Crystal Reports 10.0