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Cannot open crystal report in visual studio community 2017

Hi;

I have just upgraded from VS community 2015 to VS community 2017.Now all my crystal reports cannot open!!throwing an error "there is no editor for (.rpt).Make sure the application is installed".Everything was working fine in VS 2015 before the upgrade.Please help.

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    Aug 11, 2017 at 03:15 PM

    Crystal for VS SP20, which is the latest SP, does not yet fully integrate with VS 2017. That integration is coming in SP21 which, I believe, is due out toward the end of this month.

    You CAN use the SP20 runtime with VS2017, but you won't be able to modify reports in VS until SP21.

    -Dell

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