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Crystal Reports installation error on Windows 7 x86 32bit

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as of March 15, 2017

UPDATE

Fixed at

SAP Crystal Reports, developer version for Microsoft Visual Studio - Service Pack 16 and after

https://wiki.scn.sap.com/wiki/display/BOBJ/SAP+Crystal+Reports%2C+developer+version+for+Microsoft+Visual+Studio+-+Service+Pack+16+-+Fixed+Issues


There had been a bug in SAP Crystal Reports, developer version for Microsoft Visual Studio prior to Service Pack 16

https://wiki.scn.sap.com/wiki/display/BOBJ/SAP+Crystal+Reports%2C+developer+version+for+Microsoft+Visual+Studio+-+Service+Pack+15+-+Fixed+Issues


  • How to FIX


Installing onto Windows 10 x86 format indicates there is no VS installed - as a temporary workaround create the 64 bit regsitry key the installer is looking for:

HKLM\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\DevDiv\vs\Servicing\14.0\professional

Create key named “Install” REG_DWORD and value as 1