Re: Crystal Reports 6?

Dale E. Reed Jr. ( (no email) )
Thu, 05 Mar 1998 09:07:50 -0800

John Lange wrote:
> We are getting ready to Purchase Crystal Reports, and find that only
> version 6 is available. Is there a big advantage for buying the Pro
> Version over the Standard Edition?

Standard will not open ODBC databases, AFAIK. Therefore, you need
the professional version.

> Will Emerald 2.2.38 AND 2.5 support reports created with CR 6.0 Pro?

2.2 comes with the 5.0 engine. 2.5 hasn't been determined, but
currently uses the 5.0 engine as well. You can replace the 5.0
engine (crpe32.dll) with the 6.0 engine, though.

> Or is there a save_as to CR 5?

Not that I know of. :(

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