In a recent report, I needed to return data based on a date range selected. That's easy enought to put in… you just create a new Parameter field, set the type to "Date" and make sure the "Allow range vales" option i set to true. With the parameter field created, you need to add a record select formula that reads like this:
I've worked with Crystal for some time, but there's always been one little thing that sort of bothered me, and I had never took the time to figure out how to deal with it.
If you have a group in your report, and want to start a new page after each grouping, you end up with a blank page at the end of the report. To get rid of this blank page, all you need to do is to add a simple script to the New Page After property of the group footer:
Recently, I had to develop a report which was to return data within a particular date range. Specifically, a user would need to select a date and the report would then return data from a range of Monday of the previous week to Friday of the current week. I was able to accomplish this fairly easily using Global and Local variables and a couple of different date functions.