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1202284 - Two digit year of "07" is being interpreted as "1907" in Enterprise


During the process of upgrading from BusinessObjects 5.1.8 to BusinessObjects XI Release 2, the following behavior is observed:

  • In BusinessObjects 5.1.8, when entering a date prompt with a two-digit year (such as 09/28/07), the default year is considered 2007. In BusinessObjects XI Release 2, it is considered as 1907.
  • The prompts that are failing are defined as: @prompt(".Begin Date ","D",MONO,FREE).
  • Both BusinessObjects  5.1.8 and BusinessObjects XI Release 2 are running on the same server and using same database.



SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform R2 ; SAP BusinessObjects Enterprise XI


Default century , 6082369 , KBA , BI-RA-DKI , Obsolete - Desktop Intelligence , Problem

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