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3167307 - Viewing crystal report with dynamic parameters always asks for database logon credentials


  • When viewing a crystal report it will always ask for database logon credentials even if the "database configuration" settings are filled out the correct credentials.
  • Only happens to reports where there is dynamic prompts.
  • Entering the correct credentials still allows the user to view the report. 



  • BI 4.2
  • BI 4.3
  • Crystal Reports 2016
  • Crystal Reports 2020
  • Business View Manager


Dynamic parameters, LOV, database configuration, Crystal Reports, prompt group, connector, database logon, logon credentials, Business View Manager , KBA , BI-BIP-CRS-FUN , Admin, Viewing & Scheduling Reports , Problem

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