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1471477 - Using the RAS SDK for VS .NET, how to determine number of data rows returned to a report?


Need to suppress printing of report if no data is returned


Use the following code:

using System;
using System.Collections.Generic;
using System.ComponentModel;
using System.Data;
using System.Drawing;
using System.Text;
using System.Windows.Forms;
using CrystalDecisions.CrystalReports.Engine;
using CrystalDecisions.ReportAppServer.ClientDoc;
using CrystalDecisions.ReportAppServer.Controllers;
using CrystalDecisions.ReportAppServer.DataDefModel;
namespace ras115_get_row_count
 public partial class Form1 : Form
public Form1()
private void button1_Click(object sender, EventArgs e)
 ReportDocument boReportDocument = new ReportDocument();
  ISCDReportClientDocument boReportClientDocument = null;
  RowsetController boRowsetController;
  RowsetCursor boRowsetCursor;
 int rows;
 boReportDocument.Load(Application.StartupPath + "\\..\\..\\CrystalReport1.rpt");
 boReportClientDocument = boReportDocument.ReportClientDocument;
 boRowsetController = boReportClientDocument.RowsetController;
 boRowsetCursor = boRowsetController.CreateCursor(new GroupPath(), new RowsetMetaData(), 0);
 rows = boRowsetCursor.RecordCount;


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