Login / Register  search  syndication  about

          Infor CRM Questions & Answers

Your place to get answers to your SalesLogix related questions.

 Home  |   Subscribe via RSS  |   Subscribe via E-mail  |   

How can I open a SalesLogix Crystal Report that was generated by Knowledge?

Question:

I have a report which takes ages to run
I therefore can't open it via the application.basicfunctions.doinvoke ... routine as this always refreshes the data, even if the "save data with report" option is ticked

I have the report running overnight via Knowledgesync and saving to a path on the server
I want to click a button in slx and open this file - with the data saved

I have the following code:

dim objrdc, crxreport, crxview, rptwindow
Set objRDC = CreateObject("Crystalruntime.Application")
Set CRXReport = objRDC.OpenReport("filename.rpt")


What is the next command to open the report in Crystal Report Viewer?
If I put
crxreport.printout
it tries to print to a printer - I don't want this but at least I know the text above is ok

I've tried
crxreport.preview
and this errors

Answer:

Since you are already using KnowledgeSync to run the report, why don't you output it to PDF and then just have the users open it as a PDF file rather than Crystal?

You may lose some of the Interactive features from Crystal, but since the report takes such a long time to run, it is very likely that your users can't use those features either.

So, have the Report be exported to PDF and then pasted it on a Folder all users can have access to. (e.g. SLX Library).

What's This?
  
Bookmark and Share

About SalesLogix Support

   Your SalesLogix Business Partner for SalesLogix Support.


Related Content
   Can I Bind an Attachment to a Specific Activity in Infor CRM version 7.54?
Recently I had a user ask if they could bind an attachment to a specific Activity within Infor CRM??
Posted on Jul 07, 2015 by Dale Richter to Infor CRM Questions & Answers
 
   Infor CRM (formerly SalesLogix) Administrator Locked Out
I thought I had seen all the issues affecting the datalink but this was a new one. We could not login t
Posted on Jun 18, 2015 by Mark Duthoy to SalesLogix Support
 
   How I assign ownership to a group of Leads in Infor CRM?
There is a tool within Infor CRM to align Accounts to different Account Owners. It is called Territory Re
Posted on Jun 05, 2015 by Dale Richter to Infor CRM Questions & Answers
 
   How do I remove users from my Infor CRM system (formerly SalesLogix)?
I had an Administrator ask me for the steps they needed to take in order to remove a user from the Infor
Posted on May 08, 2015 by Dale Richter to Infor CRM Questions & Answers
 
   Infor CRM (Formerly Saleslogix) v8.1 update 03 and 05- Uncaught Error Scheduling Contact Processes
 In the Infor CRM (formerly Saleslogix) web client, under the Contact area you have the ability to s
Posted on May 07, 2015 by Kris Halsrud to Kris Halsrud's Blog
 
Comments

No Comments
All contents Copyright © 2015 Customer FX Corporation
Customer FX Corporation
2324 University Avenue West, Suite 115
Saint Paul, Minnesota 55114
Tel: 800.728.5783

  Follow @CustomerFX on twitter
Follow the best news, tips, and articles
  Subscribe to Customer FX on youtube
Watch SalesLogix tutorial videos from Customer FX
Login / Register