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1660233 - Lost focus when print dialog is displayed by PrintReport method


Lost focus when print dialog is displayed by PrintReport method


  • Crystal Reports 2008
  • Microsoft Visual Studio 2005

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Insert PictureBox control into CrystalReportViewer control
  2. Enter code as below:


Private Sub PictureBox1_Click(ByVal sender As System.Object, ByVal e As System.EventArgs) Handles PictureBox1.Click

        Catch ex As Exception
        End Try
End Sub

  1. Run .NET program
  2. Click PictureBox1 control in the CrystalReportViewer
  3. Click Print button
  4. It is not possible to click the Print button because of focus is lost


Use a Button control instead of PictureBox control


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Crystal Reports 2008 V1