Creating generic method or extension for searching through all the columns in DataTable in C#

Few days ago I worked on a project where database table has more than 80 columns. My client asked to create a search so that it can search through all the columns. So I have decided to create an extension method which will search through all the columns in DataTable. Creating generic method or extension for searching through all the columns in DataTable in C#.

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How to Solve If Crystal Report 13 does not show Printing Dialog or Export report dialog.

Sometimes it shows that Crystal Report runs properly but its printing dialog, export report dialog doesn’t work properly and also going next page doesn’t work. Doesn’t work means if i press print button it doesn’t perform any action. Continue reading

Using Crystal Report in ASP.net MVC and creating generic report viewer

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This article describes how to show crystal report in ASP.net MVC.
Here I will describe two different ways for showing crystal report in MVC.
1. Showing crystal report using ASP.net web forms in MVC.
    A. In same window
    B. In different window
2. Showing crystal report from Controller/action (by generating PDF on fly).
    A. In same window
    B. In different window

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