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Crystal report for VS2010 asks password on non development pc

Hi to all,

I developed an application with VS2010 prof. containing some reports created with Crystal version for Visual studio.

On my computer everything is ok either running it from the development environment or running the compiled program that is placed in the same position that users should use. If you launch the program from another computer (test done on three different PCs) when you view the report it shows a login screen that is visibile at this link


and it doesn't show the report. Also if I insert username and password nothing to do it returns Access denied.

My code (VB) used to pass credentials to report viewer is the following:

Dim report As ReportDocument = New ReportDocument 
Dim nr As Integer, i As Integer 

Dim logOnInfo As New TableLogOnInfo 

nr = report.Database.Tables.Count 
For i = 0 To nr - 1 
    logOnInfo = report.Database.Tables.Item(i).LogOnInfo 
    logOnInfo.ConnectionInfo.ServerName = cSettings.server_name 
    logOnInfo.ConnectionInfo.DatabaseName = cSettings.db_name 
    logOnInfo.ConnectionInfo.UserID = cSettings.dbUser 
    logOnInfo.ConnectionInfo.Password = cSettings.dbPassword 
    logOnInfo.TableName = report.Database.Tables.Item(i).Name
crViewer.ToolPanelView = CrystalDecisions.Windows.Forms.ToolPanelViewType.None 
Me.crViewer.ReportSource = report 
Catch ex As Exception 
MsgBox("Errore nella stampa del report " & ex.Message, MsgBoxStyle.OkOnly + MsgBoxStyle.Exclamation) 
End Try

I use SQL Server express 2008 as database using oledb to connect to it.

On client PCs I installed runtime version 13.0.1 and operating systems are both windows xp and 7

Where is my fault?

Thanks in advance,


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