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Text Formatting Your Way in Crystal Reports

Question: Have you ever created a formula, to build a string of text, and wanted to format parts of it separately? Answer: Use HTML codes to format your string.     Explanation This Tech Tip uses the Customer Table from the Sample Database that comes with Crystal Reports. The easiest way to …

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Crystal Reports – In Row (Detail) Charting

Question: Wouldn’t you like a way to visually show/compare your data right at the detail-level? Answer: With a little preparation and some simple formulas, it can be yours. Explanation This Tech Tip uses the Customer Table from the Sample Database that comes with Crystal Reports. Also, I am working with …

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Crystal Reports and Arrays

Question: I need to combine a list of details, or group information, and print it in the footer. How can I accomplish this? Answer: This Tech Tip will show how you can do this using Dynamic Arrays within Crystal Reports formulas. There are two types of arrays in Crystal Reports …

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