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Visual Studio Integration Manager

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go to the following site and select the appropriate version of Crystal Reports: http://support.Visual Studio Integration Manager Visual Studio Integration Manager Visual Studio Integration Manager Visual Studio Integration Manager lets you switch Integrated Development Environments between different versions of Crystal Reports when working with Microsoft Visual Studio. With Visual Studio Integration Manager. to develop projects in different versions of Crystal Reports you would need more than one computer with different versions of Crystal Reports integrated with Visual Studio. you can easily develop content for different versions of Crystal Reports in Visual Studio. Visual Studio allows only one version of Crystal Reports to be integrated at a time. on a single machine. Visual Studio Integration Manager supports the following versions of Crystal Reports and Visual Studio: Crystal Reports Basic Visual Studio 2003 Visual Studio 2005 Visual Studio 2008 x Crystal Reports XI x Crystal Reports XIR2 x Crystal Reports 2008 x x x x x x Note: When integrating Crystal Reports XI Release 2 or Crystal Reports Basic for Visual Studio 2005 with Microsoft Visual Studio 2005. you would have to follow the uninstallation and installation process for each version of Crystal Reports being integrated. To download the correct redistributable runtime package (MSI) for ClickOnce deployment. Visual Studio Integration Manager 3 . the Visual Studio Integration Manager does not replace or update the ClickOnce deployment files. Without Visual Studio Integration Manager.businessobjects. Visual Studio Integration Manager is available for download in the following website: Business Objects Community.

If Visual Studio is running on your machine. "Current CR version" will be listed as "Invalid".exe VSIM. Switch to one of the available options to fix this issue. If the currently integrated Crystal Reports is not installed correctly. and an error message will be displayed. 4 Visual Studio Integration Manager . you will be able to run the "Visual Studio Integration Manager" wizard. The None.Visual Studio Integration Manager Visual Studio Integration Manager time. This option only removes the integration of Visual Studio and Crystal Reports. but you will be unable to perform any switches.asp. Click Next. in the ClickOnce Bootstrap directory. create a Crystal Reports 11. Run VSIM. To avoid further updates. The "Visual Studio Integration Manager" wizard is displayed.remove Crystal Reports option does not uninstall that version of Crystal Reports. 2. select the appropriate option from the "New CR Version" list. you can run the wizard in Start > Programs > Business Objects > Visual Studio Integration Manager. you must run Crystal Reports Setup. if you are not logged on as an administrator. Unless your machine is running Windows Vista. To use Visual Studio Integration Manager You must ensure the following before running the Visual Studio Integration Manager: • If you are using an operation system other than Windows Vista. Alternatively. you will be required to enter the log on information of an administrator when the tool is run. Click Next. To uninstall Crystal Reports. 1. 3. • Visual Studio must be shut down to perform integration switches. For each version of Visual Studio.5 folder and add the ClickOnce runtime package for Crystal Reports XI Release 2.exe is in the following directory: C:\Program Files\Business Objects\common\Tools\bin\. or if more than one version of Crystal Reports have been found to be integrated. you must be logged on as an administrator of your machine to perform integration switches with Visual Studio Integration Manager. 4.

The switch between versions of Crystal Reports in Visual Studio is now complete. VSIM -switch [VS2003=None|<CRVer>] [VS2005=None|<CRVer> [VS2008=None|<CRVer>] Visual Studio Integration Manager 5 . 5.Visual Studio Integration Manager Visual Studio Integration Manager The status of the operation is displayed. Click Close. the Close button is enabled. Running VSIM from the command line The Visual Studio Integration Manager can be run using command line arguments to switch Visual Studio IDEs between different versions of Crystal Reports. When the operation is finished. Note: You must run the command line as Administrator and ensure that all versions of Visual Studio are shut down before performing a switch.

VSIM -switch VS2008=CR12. The following values are supported: • • • • • • CR9.0 (Crystal Reports 2008) Example: The following example integrates Crystal Reports 2008 into Visual Studio 2008.0 (Crystal Reports XI) CR11.0 VS2005=CR10.2 (Crystal Reports Basic for Visual Studio 2005) CR10. and Crystal Reports Basic for Visual Studio 2005 into Visual Studio 2005.5 (Crystal Reports XI R2) CR12.2 6 Visual Studio Integration Manager .NET 2003) CR10.5 (Crystal Reports Basic for Visual Studio 2008) CR11.1 (Crystal Reports Basic for Visual Studio . Integrates the specified <CRVer> version of Crystal Reports into the specified Visual Studio versions. Displays the list of Visual Studio IDEs with current Crystal Reports versions.Visual Studio Integration Manager Visual Studio Integration Manager Parameter -help -display -switch Description Shows help about the available commands.