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2177314 - What are the versions of SAP Integration Kit Transports required for Crystal Reports to connect to an SAP System?

Symptom

  • SAP Integration Kit Transports versions.
  • What version of the SAP Integration Kit Transports are required on the SAP BW System or SAP Netweaver System?
  • What are the version of the SAP Integration Kit Transports that needs to be loaded on the SAP System, for the version of Crystal Reports used? 

Environment

  • SAP Crystal Reports 2011
  • SAP Crystal Reports 2013
  • SAP Crystal Reports 2016
  • SAP Crystal Reports 2020

Resolution

  • There are 2 options to find the versions of the SAP Integration Kit Transports for the specific version of Crystal Reports used:
        
    • From the file: transports_EN.txt, found in the product installation or update; or
    • From the report: SAP Connectivity - Transports
            
        
  • From the file: transports_EN.txt, found in the product installation or update:
       
    1. Unzip the product installation or updates of Crystal Reports.
        
    2. Navigate to the following path: Collaterals/Add-Ons/SAP/Transports
             
    3. The list of required SAP Integration Kit Transports are in the file: transports_EN.txt 
           
      Below is an example of the content of the file: transports_EN.txt, which list the version of the SAP Integration Kit Transports for each type of SAP connectivity.
         
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  • From the report: SAP Connectivity - Transports:
        
    1. Download the report: SAP Connectivity - Transports.rpt   ( From the Attachments section below )
          
    2. Open the report in Crystal Reports.
       
    3. Select the version of Crystal Reports used:
        
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    4. Select the Support Pack or Service Pack.
       
    5. Select the Patch or Fix Pack. 
       
    6. It will then display the version of the SAP Integration Kit Transports that needs to be loaded to the SAP System.
         
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  • Note: To verify the version of the SAP Integration Kit Transports loaded on the SAP System, see the SAP Knowledge Base Article: 1921554

See Also

  • 3037597 - Where can we find the SAP Integration Kit Transports for Crystal Reports?
  • 1921554 - How to verify the version of the SAP Integration Kit Transports loaded on the SAP Netweaver or SAP BW System?
  • 1615056 - How to connect to SAP datasources from Crystal Reports?

Keywords

SAP BW, SAP Queries, transports, crystal, cr, ik, SAP IK Transports , KBA , BI-RA-CR , Crystal Reports designer or Business View Manager , How To

Product

SAP Crystal Reports 2011 ; SAP Crystal Reports 2013 ; SAP Crystal Reports 2016 ; SAP Crystal Reports 2020

Attachments

SAP Connectivity - Transports.rpt