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1583119 - Visual Studio 2010 crashes when trying to preview a report or when trying to open the page setup dialog


  • Opening the Page Setup dialog for Crystal Reports in the .NET IDE
  • Attempting to preview a Crystal Report
  • Debug error on VS2010 crash:

In devenv__PID__4692__Date__03_09_2011__Time_01_45_30PM__958__Second_Chance_Exception_C0000374.dmp the assembly instruction at ntdll!RtlReportCriticalFailure+57 in C:\Windows\System32\ntdll.dll from Microsoft Corporation has caused an unknown exception (0xc0000374) on thread 0

  • Full diagnostic error attached as a screen shot


  • VS2010
  • CRVS2010
  • Windows 7 Professional - 32 bit

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Create new blank web application or site
  2. Create new Crystal report
  3. In the VS2010 report designer IDE, attempt to open Page Setup dialog
  4. Attempt to view the report


  • Incorrect printer drivers installed
  • Windows 7 computers must have printer drivers designed for Windows 7 installed


  • Install correct printer drivers


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