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1813035 - Report is not discarding data when run from Visual Studio .NET application


  • Running a report in Visual Studio .NET 2008 application
  • On first refresh, the data shows correctly
  • If the report is closed and reopened, the data show up duplicated


  • Crystal Reports Basic for Visual Studio 2008 (version 10.5.x)
  • Visual Studio 2008


  • The report contained two unlinked tables
  • One table was a data table, the second table was holding images


  • Removing the images table resolved the issue
  • The images table was then added to a subreport
  • If needed, drill down on the subreport can be prevented by setting the report viewer to EnableDrillDown equals false

See Also

  • It is always recommended to use unlinked tables with caution
  • When an unlinked table is added to the Crystal Reports designer, the following warning is displayed:

Your current link configuration contains multiple starting points. Please be advised that this is generally not supported




CR warning 10.5 10 , KBA , BI-DEV-NET-SDK , .NET SDK / COM SDK , Problem


SAP Crystal Reports, version for Visual Studio .NET 2008