help with ocx and crystal reports
If you are using an OLE object such as a Bitmap or Word document the this should
work fine. If you are trying to insert an OCX control the Crystal will not work
with it. Crystal was not meant to interact with third party controls inside the
If you are using an OLE object, what happens if you place link the OLE objet
inside something like Word or another program. Does the OLE object link
correctly? The other thing to check is to make sure you are linking the object
into the report and not just inserting it. When you select the OLE object,
there is a check box to Link Object. Make sure that is checked. Otherwise
Crystal will insert the object statically and it will never be dynamic.
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> I don't know how to insert an interactive program or control into crystal
> Well, when I insert the OLE ,an icon appear and I don't want that. I want
> the graph to appear itself.
> The graph is not an image but it was generated by a control or executable
> file( I don't know whether or not it matters in this situation). When I
> insert the OLE, I want the graph to appear instead of an icon which the user
> can double click to see the graph.