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I've just developped in Visual Studio 2008 a kind of grid custom control which has a public function that returns a crystal report of its cells contents.

It does work well when I use it in the same vb solution, but when I try to add this control to other projects toolbox, I get an error "Creating ToolBox Item of type: CrystalDecisions.VSDesigner.ReportToolBoxItem, CrystalDecisions.VSDesigner".

The CrystalReport is defined inside the custom control project as an embedded resource (compilation options).

Any idea to solvent this problem?

Posted 11-Mar-13 12:13pm

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Solution 1


Goto project menu and add reference of

CrystalDecisions.VSDesigner.ReportToolBoxItem, CrystalDecisions.VSDesigner.

I am sure it will work.
Joan Costa 15-Mar-13 3:39am
Thanks for the answer.

I've found and added the "CrystalDecisions.VSDesigner" reference, but not the "CrystalDecisions.VSDesigner.ReportToolBoxItem" one...

It still doesn't work.

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