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I am having problems with crosstab charts &  non-crosstab charts that use

the same chartfx control.

Here is the scenario:

The user defines charts in one module of my app.

They can add pre-defined charts to a report (Active Reports 2 Pro) that is

in a separate module of my application. (I only add a picture box, I don't

add the actual activex control. See next statement)

Since AR has on again off again issues with Chartfx, I am creating the

charts using a chartfx control that is on the form and not on the report.

Once the chart is done I then export the chart as a bitmap and then I import

the bitmap into the report.

This works great if all of the charts are non-crosstab charts. It also works

great if all of the crosstab charts for a single report are created before

any non-crosstab chart. But once non-crosstab chart is created then any

subsequent crosstab charts to not paint correctly.

Is there something that I need to do to "reset" the chart?


Dan Reber

Datamasters, Inc

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Here are two version of the same chart.  The file GoodCrosstab.bmp is when

the crosstab was run first. The file BadCrosstab.bmp is when the crosstab

was run after a non-crosstab.



"SoftwareFX Support" <support@softwarefx.com> wrote in message


> What's incorrect ? is the data wrong ? the settings ? can you please be


> specific as to what is wrong.


> --

> FP

> Software FX, Inc.




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