This book is aimed mainly at readers who have some experience with Crystal Reports and want a comprehensive guide to the functionality included with Crystal Reports .NET, but it will also be valuable to programmers who are getting their first taste of Crystal Reports through the Visual Studio .NET development environment. --This text refers to an alternate Paperback edition.
Crystal Reports is one of the worlds leading software packages for creating interactive reports. It provides developers with an array of tools for developing rich reports that can be published on the Web or integrated within Windows applications. This book provides a detailed guide to the functionality provided with Crystal Reports for Visual Studio .NET and shows you how to integrate reports into your .NET applications.
Who is this book for?
This book is for programmers who want a comprehensive guide to the functionality included with Crystal Reports for Visual Studio .NET. This book is mainly aimed at readers who have some experience with Crystal Reports. However, the book will also prove valuable to readers who are new to Crystal Reports, and want a guide to this reporting tool that is included within Visual Studio .NET.
This book will teach you how to:
This book glosses over many of the critical details to get your reports running smoothly in .NET. It is a very, very basic tutorial...and that's it.Published on March 16 2004
I am an old VB developer trying to make the transition to .NET. I bought the other crystal book (which is a back breaker) and found only a few pages of .Net. Read morePublished on Oct. 10 2003 by Ken Chesney
Very good book. I was specifically looking for information on web forms and the book gives a thorough explanation on how to integrate reports into ASP. Read morePublished on July 15 2003 by Steve Williams (MCSE, MCSD, MCAD)
This is a great book, it goes straight to the point, is very well written and reader friendly. I bought Peck's "Complete Reference" and would reccomend it as well for... Read morePublished on April 21 2003 by A code-made MCAD
It isn't bad enough that neither Microsoft nor Crystal have a practical approach to help people utilize these two technologies effectively, there are actually people writing books... Read morePublished on April 17 2003 by Marty
I bought the book for the web forms chapter and I found it to be too brief. There is no information about dynamic select statements or parameters as the data source for the... Read morePublished on April 16 2003
No muss, no fuss, just a short, straightforward exposition of Crystal Reports.Net and how to use it in Visual Studio.Net. Read morePublished on March 5 2003 by Amazon Customer
WROX has always written great books for developers and this one ranks at the top of the list of fine .NET titles they have produced in the past year. Unlike Professional ASP. Read morePublished on Feb. 9 2003