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Report migration: Issue in DSN

Hi all,

I am using crystal report 2008, i already have created a report now i need to migrate the report from development environment to production environment in the production environment i use different database i want to change the DSN in the report. I try the set data source location option in the DATABASE option. but in that i need to map the tables one by it is very difficult can anybody suggest me an easy way.

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  • Posted on Dec 10, 2014 at 10:08 AM

    Hi Vijay,

    Unfortunately, that is the only way to go around this.

    If table names in the Prod Database are same as the ones in Dev, then you really don't need to set datasource. You just need to make sure that both the DEV and PROD servers have the same DSN names and that the report is based off of this ODBC Connection.

    -Abhilash

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