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1870732 - After installing Visual Studio 2012 a repair Install of CRD for VS does not integrate into VS 2012


Crystal Reports for Visual Studio is not integrated into VS 2012


  • Visual Studio 2010
  • Crystal reports for VS 2010
  • Visual Studio 2012

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Visual Studio 2010 and Crystal reports for VS 2010 are previously installed.
  2. Visual Studio 2012 is installed afterwards
  3. A repair install of CR for VS does not integrate into VS 2012


Uninstall Crystal Reports for Visual Studio Service Pack 5 and reinstall it after VS 2012 is installed.

This will integrate CR into both Visual Studio installations.

Note: Service Pack 5 is the first version that supports VS 2012.


KBA , BI-DEV-NET , BI Software Development Kits (SDKs) - .NET or Other , Problem


SAP Crystal Reports, developer version for Microsoft Visual Studio