> In the second method below, do each PC that want to runthe Crystal > Report have to have the ODBC drivers loaded on them?
><mailto:ggrenier@... <mailto:ggrenier@...> > >
> Subject: Re: Adding Crystal Reports to Vantage
> Date: Wed, 31 May 2000 13:41:28 -0400
> From: "Gary Grenier" <ggrenier@...
> To: <email@example.com <mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org<mailto:email@example.com> > >
> CC: <randyd@... <mailto:randyd@...<mailto:randyd@...> > >
> Both methods require that the report be compiled first,
> no longer possible with Crystal 8.Here it
> Earlier this month, a method was posted on the Onelist.
> "From: tflanagan@...
<mailto:[mailto:tflanagan@...] <mailto:[mailto:tflanagan@...]> >
> Sent: Tuesday, May 02, 2000 10:13 AM<mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org <mailto:email@example.com> >
> To: firstname.lastname@example.org <mailto:email@example.com>
> Subject: Re: [Vantage] Add Crystal Report to Menuprogress
> Do you want to add a Crystal report using ODBC or a second
> report(form) using the the DBF files?
> 1) The ODBC report can be added by writing a simple
> program and saving it in the \VANTAGE\UD directory. Thenadd
> it to the menu using Menu Structure Maintenance as a menuthe
> item and the program: formatted as ud\program_name.p. The
> crystal report has to be compiled and ODBC installed on
> every system that needs to run the report. Any executable*****************************************************************
> file can be added to the menu this way.
> Sample: Just change the report path for your site.
> /* Call to Dos Program */
> DOS Silent w:\vantage\reports\reportname.exe
> 2) As to adding a different form the only way I have heard
> of doing this is with a third party utility from
> Tom Flanagan"
> The following is the document I was sent from Epicor
> is for Crystal Reports 7:Favorites Bar?
> "Summary: CR Creating Compiled Report Using Crystal 7.0
> Book: Support Solutions
> Page: 325MPS
> PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:
> How do I create a Crystal Report and add it to my Vantage
> PROBLEM RESOLUTION:
> Creating custom Crystal reports and adding them to the
> billable issues. Vantage Support cannot help you createCrystal
> however, the following document provides instructions onhow to
> custom report and add it to the Vantage Favorites Bar.Any
> assistance from Vantage Support, even to explain thisdocument,
> available on a billable basis only.using
> Below are the steps on how to compile a custom report
> how to add the report to the Vantage Favorites bar:program
> >From Crystal:
> 1. Create a report and save it.
> 2. Click on Report then Compile Report.
> 3. Fill in Compiled File Name, choose Yes to 'Create a
> report', then Yes to 'Distribute the report after'.Under
> 4. A dialog box "Report Distribution Expert" will appear.
> "Include box" (on the Options tab), uncheck the boxlabeled
> file(s) used by report'. Choose a destination directoryby
> browse button, then choose Next.'no' when
> 5. The message "Analyzing Reports" will display, select
> box comes up.Party
> 6. Click 'Next' on the File List tab screen and the Third
> screen. The Distribution tab screen will display with thefollowing
> "The Distribution Expert is now ready to compress the
> place them in the destination you have designated. It maytake a
> Click 'Build'.
> 7. A message "Compressing files" displays. Once this is
> message 'File Distribution has succeeded' will display.Click
> 8. Now you can add the complied report to your favorites
> 9. Go into Vantage, Favorites, then right mouse click and
> item'. Give it a name and click the search button, browsefor
> compiled report (report1.exe) and double click on it.Click OK.
> 10. The new report should appear on the Vantage Favorites
> NOTE: Any further assistance would be on a billable
><mailto:ggrenier@... <mailto:ggrenier@...> >
> Gary Grenier
> Bell Manufacturing Co.
> ggrenier@... <mailto:ggrenier@...>
>started creating new
> > From: Randy Duly
> > What are the two ways? We have just
> Thanks in advance for your help.found two different ways
> > Gary Grenier wrote:
> > > In my research, I've
to link custom Crystal
> reports to Vantage.<mailto:Randy.duly@...> <mailto:Randy.duly@...
> Randy Duly
> MIS Manager
> National Tube Form, LLC
> Manufacturer of Metal Tubing Products
> 3405 Engle Road
> Fort Wayne, IN 46809-1115
> Voice: (219) 478-2363 ext. 245
> Fax: (219) 478-1043
<mailto:Randy.duly@...> > >
>We no longer allow attachments to files. To access/share Report Files,
please go to the following link: http://www.egroups.com/files/vantage/
(Note: If this link does not work for you the first time you try it, go to
www.egroups.com <http://www.egroups.com> , login and be sure to save your
password, choose My Groups, choose Vantage, then choose Files. If you save
the password, the link above will work the next time you try it.)