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1767158 - How to change the font color of the field in a formula in Crystal Reports?


How to customize the font of the field in a formula using Crystal Reports?


  • Crystal Reports 2008
  • Crystal Reports 2011


  1. Create a report based on Xtreme Sample Database.
  2. Select the table Customer and Add a new Formula as Test.
  3. Add the fields to be displayed. For e.g.
        {Customer.Country} + ’ - ‘ + {Customer.Region}
  4. This will display the Country – Region in the report.
  5. To customize the Font of Region field alone add the code in the formula Test as follows:
         {Customer.Country} + ’ - ‘ + “ <b> <font color = ‘Red’ >” + {Customer.Region} + “ </b> </font>
  6. Drag the formula to the report. Right Click on the field. Select Paragraph tab.
  7. Under Text Interpretation drop down HTML Text.
  8. This will display Region in Bold and Red color.


Customize Font, Bold format. , KBA , BI-RA-CR , Crystal Reports designer or Business View Manager , Problem


Crystal Reports 2008 V1 ; SAP Crystal Reports 2011