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1816620 - Group sorted in specified order is lost after changing the data source of the report in Crystal Reports for Enterprise


  • Group sort lost.
  • Group sorted in a specific order is removed when changing the database location.
  • Group lose the Custom Sort, after changing the database of the report in Crystal Reports for Enterprise.
  • In Crystal Reports for Enterprise, after setting the data source of a report to a new database, it switch the group sorting from a "Custom Sort" to "Original Order".
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  • Crystal Reports for Enterprise 4.0 with Support Pack 04


SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.0


CR4E, CR for E, CR for Enterprise , KBA , BI-RA-CR , Crystal Reports designer or Business View Manager , Problem

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