Crystal Reports XI .NET SDK  

Report Creators

As a report creator, you may be expected to design and customize your Crystal reports. So, where to begin?

Understanding the embedded Crystal Reports Designer

To create reports in Crystal Reports XI within Visual Studio, you must learn how to use the embedded Crystal Reports Designer.

Creating Crystal reports

Before you create a new report or modify an existing report, it is recommended that you plan what features you will use in your report. See Designing New Reports.

Some factors to consider when you design a new report are as follows:

In most tutorials, you will find a section that provides instructions about how to create a new report. The tutorial continues to manipulate the new report through code in a Web project or Windows application.

See Also

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