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2448005 - Crystal Reports crash when exporting a report containing a flash object to PDF format


  • Crystal Reports crash.
  • Exporting a report to PDF format that contains a Flash object, causes Crystal Reports to crash.
  • Sometimes, it is possible to export the same report to PDF format.
  • Important Note
    Adobe ended Flash support on 2020/12/31. The information in this SAP Knowledge Base Article was valid prior to Flash support ending. The recommendation is to remove Flash objects from the report. 



  • SAP Crystal Reports 2008
  • SAP Crystal Reports 2011
  • SAP Crystal Reports 2013


Crystal Reports 2008 V1 ; SAP Crystal Reports 2011 ; SAP Crystal Reports 2013


  • Flash object, CR, xport
, KBA , BI-RA-CR , Crystal Reports designer or Business View Manager , Bug Filed

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