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Invalid printer specified

Jan 09, 2017 at 09:34 PM


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Dear All,

I have a solution used crystal report .this solution like ticketing system. the solution published in windows server 2003 . and developed by visual Studio 2008 or 2010 .

when we move the application to windows server 2012 and iis.8 64 bit we force a problem in printer page that print ticket number .

the message is :

[COMException (0x80000201): 
Invalid printer specified.]
   CrystalDecisions.ReportAppServer.Controllers.PrintOutputControllerClass.ModifyPrinterName(String newVal) +0
   CrystalDecisions.CrystalReports.Engine.PrintOptions.set_PrinterName(String value) +49
   DI.FatwaRequest.PrintQueueNumber() +621 

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Don Williams
Jan 09, 2017 at 11:04 PM

What CR runtime are you using?

Only CR for VS ( version 13 assemblies ) are supported on Windows 2012.

You can get them for VS 2012 -> 2015 from the above link.

You can see the OS's supported in the platform info here:


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