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2616193 - Is it possible to generate Crystal Reports in the Asp.NET Core app , target framework is .net Core 2.0 or higher


Microsoft released a "light" version of their framework called ".NET Core 2.0"

Read more about it from here: ASP.NET Core -


  • Crystal Reports, Developer for Visual Studio
  • BusinessObjects Enterprise .NET SDK
  • Microsoft Windows .NET Core 2.0


Currently there are no plans to support this platform due to the high dependency on the Full version of Microsoft .NET Frameworks'


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SAP Crystal Reports, developer version for Microsoft Visual Studio