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1999733 - How to prevent users from refreshing Crystal Reports, whether viewed from BI LaunchPad / OpenDocument / or Central Management Console


  • Want to prevent users from being able to refresh Crystal Reports objects or instances
  • Especially important when using OpenDocument / parameterized reports, and you want the parameters to always be hidden (they appear when attempting to refresh)
    • The parameters buttonprint / buttonexport / buttonrefresh were used in previous versions of the product for OpenDocument.jsp, but the functionality is now more effectively managed across all viewing methods via user rights



  • SAP Business Intelligence Platform 4.0
  • SAP Business Intelligence Platform 4.1
  • SAP Business Intelligence Platform 4.2


SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.0


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