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DAO Connector Error Code 0xc5b

Each month I create the same report which is taken from an Exel spreadsheet of our help desk tickets. I go through the whole report wizard, only to get

"Database Connector Error: 'DAO Error Code: 0xc5b

Source: DAO.Database

Description: The field is too small to accept the amount of data you attempted to add. Try inserting or pasting less data.'

The first few times I created this report I never had a problem, and I'm not doing anything different, so I don't know what's causing it. I haven't been able to find any satisfactory info on the internet. I hope you can help!

Former Member
Former Member replied

Hi there,

1. What version of Crystal Reports are you using? State the exact number in the Help/About.

2. Do you get the same/similar issue if you try another Excel spreadsheet?

3. Which version of Excel are you using? Is it Office 2007, 2003, so on?

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