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1283431 - Not able to export Report Definition from Crystal Reports XI Release 2


Unable to Export the Report's definition to text file from the Crystal Reports XI Release 2.


The specified feature was not installed by default.


  1. Open the Windows Control Panel.
  2. Open the Add or Remove Programs.
  3. Select Crystal Reports XI Release 2 and click on Change button.
  4. Click on 'Add / Remove' button.
  5. Expand 'Crystal Reports' in the list to Select Features.
  6. Expand 'Export Support'.
  7. Select 'Report Definition Format' and choose 'Will be installed on local hard drive'.
  8. Click Next to continue.
  9. Click Next to begin installation.
  10. When the installation completes, click Finish to close the install wizard.


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SAP Crystal Reports XI R2