How do I know if Crystal Report runtime is installed?

How do I know if Crystal Report runtime is installed?

you can find Crystal reports runtime environment(32/64 bit) is installed or not, By querying registry or By checking for existence of directories or By checking for existence of files of that particular installer.

What program opens .RPT files?

Since most RPT files are saved in text format, most of the files can be opened using a text editor, such as Microsoft Notepad or Apple TextEdit.

How do I configure Crystal Reports?


  1. Run setup.exe from the installation folder of Crystal Reports Server.
  2. The introduction page of the setup will appear.
  3. The License Agreement will now display.
  4. A display will now ask to specify the destination folder for installation.
  5. In the Install Type display, choose New.

How to download and install Crystal Reports runtime?

Download the zip file of Crystal Reports Runtime from the above given links and unzip and double click on .msi file In case, your system have older version of Crystal report runtime, the installer will ask you whether to upgrade the version. Click next to confirm or cancel to cancel.

How to run a Crystal Reports Application on the target machine?

If you create an application using crystal report, then to run your Crystal Reports application you need to install the crystal report runtime engine on the target machine (Client machine). Crystal Report Runtime (Crystal Reports redistributable) has function and libraries which need to exist on the target PC without which reports won’t show up.

What is the sap Crystal report?

The SAP Crystal Report is the reporting tool that used to design reports both in web and desktop environment. The Sap Crystal report has gone through changes in name quite a few times and the current version is named SAP Crystal Reports, developer version for Microsoft Visual Studio.

What versions of sap Crystal Reports for Visual Studio are supported?

• SAP Crystal Reports for Visual Studio is compatible with the following versions of Microsoft Visual Studio: 2019, 2017, 2015, 2013, 2012, 2010. Supported Platforms. • Contact us for a different build. • Trial and production installations use the same software.