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1535295 - Second page of a crosstab report does not display barcode font when viewing in VS .NET


  • Crosstab report using a barcode font displays empty spaces instead of the barcode font on second and subsequent pages
  • The issue is present in the Crystal Reports Viewer for VS .NET
  • The report works correctly in the Crystal Reports Designer
  • Report exports to PDF correctly


  • The issue has been reported to QA and has been assigned tracking number ADAPT01501854


  • The issue fix has been rejected as is is caused by GDI+ : Changing the display's DPI to 120 resolves the issue.


  • A work around Windows or Web apps
    1. Create your own Print button
    2. Export to PDF format
    3. Print the exported PDF file
  • Workaround number two for Web apps only
    1.  Stream to PDF
    2. See the following for more details:

1198587  - How to export a report to stream in C Sharp (C#) for Visual Studio .NET

1523063  - ExportToHttpResponse throws exception - A first chance exception of type 'System.Threading.ThreadAbortException' occurred in mscorlib.dll


KBA , BI-DEV-NET , BI Software Development Kits (SDKs) - .NET or Other , Problem


Crystal Reports 2008 V1