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1886099 - Export to Excel fails if any field width is greater than the Printers paper width


In a .NET application or with Crystal Reports Designer and exporting to Microsoft Excel (97-2003) if the field objects Width is set to a size greater than the Printers paper width CR Designer will generate and error: Failed to Export the report followed by another message: Not Supported.

Note: Error message may vary depending on the data within the field. In this case there were file paths and URL's.



  • Crystal Reports 2008 V1
  • Crystal Reports 2011
  • Crystal Reports Developer for Visual Studio ( 2010/2012 )


Crystal Reports 2008 V1 ; SAP Crystal Reports 2011 ; SAP Crystal Reports 2013 ; SAP Crystal Reports, developer version for Microsoft Visual Studio


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

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