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2501213 - Text in fields may wrap and over right line below in Web Form Viewer


Some fields on the crystal report preview spill and overlap onto next line if the font used is Arial (8 point Regular).

This happens even if the ‘Can Grow’ property of the field is set to ‘True’.

Only the web preview (Internet Explorer/Chrome) is affected.


  • Crystal Reports for Visual Studio
  • BusinessObjects 4.x .NET SDK


The text in the object will make new line if the width is more than the object size.



R&D is currently working on the isssue.

Shoud be resolved in SP 21 for CR for VS


over lapping text objects, cr for vs , KBA , BI-RA-CR-SDK , SDK related, including Java/.NET etc. , Problem


SAP Crystal Reports, version for Visual Studio all versions