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2524096 - Crystal Reports crash when selecting the groups option 'autohide'


  • Application crash.
  • Auto-hide option crash Crystal Reports.
  • When selecting the Groups pane option "Autohide", Crystal Reports stop working and close unexpectedly.


  • SAP Crystal Reports 2016

Reproducing the Issue

  1. In Crystal Reports, create a report off any data source.
  2. Insert a group on the report.
  3. Refresh the report.
  4. In the Preview mode, right click in the Groups pane on the left side, and select "Autohide"
    Then Crystal Reports crash.    


  • This issue has been tracked under SAP Note 2524095


  • The issue is currently under investigation by Development.


CR, auto-hide , KBA , BI-RA-CR , Crystal Reports designer or Business View Manager , Bug Filed


SAP Crystal Reports 2016