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  • 05/10/2018in database, SSRS, Tech

    How To Schedule SSRS Reports to Email

    The ability to schedule SSRS reports to email can be a game changer for your business. Once your reports are scheduled, they are guaranteed to be delivered to the people that need the information when they require it. Scheduling SSRS reports to run manually means that you don’t have to worry about forgetting to send...
  • 13/12/2017in Crystal Reports

    How to Automatically Distribute ViewPoint Reports

    How To Automatically distribute ViewPoint Crystal Reports If you are in the construction industry, chances are that your business uses ViewPoint Software for Accounting, ERP, Project Management and/or Field Management. One of many strengths that ViewPoint Software offers is that it comes with powerful precanned reports for invoicing, purchase order...
  • How To Send SQL Query Results To Email

    When it comes to report design and creation, you are spoiled for choice. You can choose from a plethora of tools such as Microsoft Access Reports, Crystal Reports and Microsoft SSRS Reports. There are times however when these tools are too heavy and too time consuming to just, say, send SQL query results to email....
  • 08/10/2017in database, SSRS

    Prevent Blank SSRS Subscription Reports From Being Sent

    One of the most common challenge that SSRS subscription users face is that their reports are sent out on schedule regardless of whether or not they contain data. As you are aware, SSRS reports are typically based on one or more datasets and sometimes these datasets can be empty. When using normal or data-driven subscriptions,...
  • Getting Started with remiCrystal

    Getting Started with remiCrystal We are very proud of is how easy it is to get started with remiCrystal. Once you have downloaded and installed the app, you can open it by going to the Start Menu, select “All Programs” and then choose “remiCrystal” under the “remiWare” menu. One of the biggest differences between remiCrystal...
  • 28/12/2016in Crystal Reports, SSRS

    How To Convert Crystal Reports to SSRS Reports

    It is no secret that a lot of organizations are either considering to or already migrating from SAP Crystal Reports to Microsoft SSRS Reports. The reasons for this change vary from the feeling that Crystal Reports is nearing EOL, pricing or change in technology stack. What is also not a secret is that most organizations...
  • 17/11/2016in Crystal Reports

    How to Improve Business Responsiveness with Report Automation

    Cash flow and good customer service are the life line of any business. One of the challenges that any growing business faces is how to respond in a timely manner to events such as new orders (send out invoices/receipts) or new support tickets. With limited human and financial resources, small to medium enterprises have to be smart...
  • 07/11/2016in Crystal Reports, SSRS, Tech

    How to Embed a Report in Your Emails

    A picture is worth a thousand words. A graphic can relay your information and be consumed by its audience in seconds instead of minutes. It is therefore important that your reports contain a mix of charts and more detailed information. Any reporting tool is measured by how well and how easy it is to create compelling...
  • 28/09/2016in Crystal Reports

    How To Fix “Database Logon Failed” In Crystal Reports

    If you have spent any amount of time with Crystal Reports along with any third party tool, you will would have come across the “database logon failed” error at least once. On the face of it, this error is self-explanatory; your report is unable to log into the database. It can also manifest itself with...
  • Top 5 Featues You Didn’t Know Existed in remiCrystal

    remiCrystal is well known for its ease of use, stability and ability to automate Crystal Reports, SSRS Reports as Microsoft Excel Workbooks. There are some features that are very useful in remiCrystal that may not be very obvious to discover. In this post, we list what we feel are the top 5 features that remiCrystal has that you may...
  • How to Automate and Schedule Microsoft Excel Workbooks

    Microsoft Excel is one of the oldest and most powerful peaces of software ever written. In fact, there are more than 1 billion users of Microsoft Office to date and a good number of those use Microsoft Excel. Lots of businesses also utilize Microsoft Excel on a daily basic to store data as well to...
  • 5 tips to Speed Up Your Crystal Reports

    We have all been there. Staring at the screen, watching the little counter, waiting as Crystal Reports takes its time exporting what should be a simple report to a file format of your choosing. Worse still, the report takes so long that when you schedule it to run, you have to schedule it to run...
  • Top 5 Crystal Reports Schedulers

    There are quite a few tools that you can pick from to automate and schedule Crystal Reports. We, of course, are very proud of our Crystal Reports scheduling tool, remiCrystal. Not only is it light and easy to use, it is also very reliable and powerful. We, however, acknowledge that it might not fulfill some...
  • What is the Difference Between Crystal Reports and SSRS Reports

    When users are faced with reporting software options, there will most likely have to decide whether to go with SAP’s Crystal Reports or Microsoft’s SSRS (SQL Server Reporting Services) Reports. At remiWare, we have extensive experience working with both Crystal Reports and SSRS Reports. We have built hundreds of reports using both tools...
  • 13/11/2015in database, Latest posts, Tech

    Building HTML Tables from a SQL Dataset in remiCrystal

    Sometimes, creating an entire report can be overly complicated and time consuming. There are indeed times when all you need is just a basic HTML table with your data embedded in an email or HTML document. In remiCrystal, you can bypass the entire report creation and configuration process and just use your SQL query to...
  • 13/11/2015in Crystal Reports, Tech

    Bursting a Crystal Report in remiCrystal

    Do you have a single Crystal Report that you would like split up by Group and have each one sent to a different recipient? remiCrystal’s  Crystal Report bursting feature couldn’t be simpler to set up. The steps involved include: checking the box to state that you would like to enable report bursting. Tasks with report bursting...
  • 14/07/2015in SSRS

    Setting Up a Simple SSRS Task in remiCrystal

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  • 14/07/2015in Crystal Reports

    The “This program can’t start because cxlibw-5.0.dll is missing” Error

    Sometimes when running an application that uses the Crystal Reports Redistributable Runtime Library, the application may fail to load and throw this error to you “This program can’t start because cxlibw-5.0.dll is missing” This error looks very mysterious and can be downright scary since it prevents the application from starting u...
  • Solving The “Load Report Failed” Error

    Crystal Reports – Load Report Failed Error Our team here at remiWare has worked with Crystal Reports for over 10 years. In that time, we know that if you use an application that utilizes the SAP/Business Objects Crystal Reports Runtime Library for Microsoft .NET then chances are that you have come across the dreaded “Load...
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