Tag: Xcelsius 2008

Importing a Crystal Xcelsius 4.5 file into Xcelsius 2008

Xcelsius supports the ability to import a visualization created with Xcelsius 4.5. This import ability lets Xcelsius 4.5 customers upgrade their existing visualizations to take advantage of the new features of Xcelsius 2008. Backup your current XLF, JPEG, and external SWF files before upgrading your visualization. Xcelsius 3.0, 3.5, and 4.0 files cannot be imported […]

Xcelsius 2008 issue: “Problem Accessing Excel: Exiting”

Problem: Off late Xcelsius 2008 users were complaining about an issue which does not allow them to launch the application. The system returns with the Dialog box which says “Problem Accessing Excel: Exiting”. Below is a Screenshot of the same: This issue occurs when Xcelsius¬†is not shut down properly.¬†Sometimes Xcelsius does not respond for a […]

2008 Electoral College Calculator using Crystal Xcelsius

The Presidential Fight is heating up in the Swing states like Florida, Pennsylvania and Virginia. Experts are coming up with their own predictions and analysis. The other day i was on the Wall Street Journal website checking out the headlines. Like all other Xcelsius users, my attention was drawn to a nice looking graphic of […]

Xcelsius Custom Component Wishlist!

One of the major benifits in CX 2008 is leverage the SDK and build custom components using Adobe Flex. This will enable users to create and use their own custom components in CX 2008. For example, many users wanted a Tree Component which is not an Out of Box component in CX 2008. However using […]

“Office Xp application” error while installing or upgrading to Xcelsius 2008

Issue: While installing or Upgrading to Xcelsius 2008, the installation halts at the beginning with the follwing error message: