SAP Knowledge Base Article - Preview

1249574 - Mapping a new Universe to existing Web Intelligence reports, variable formulas are converted to strings and displayed as text rather than the calculation


  • If a Web Intelligence report contains multiple queries and the Universe is changed for at least one of the queries, report level variable formulas are converted to strings
  • An example of the variable definition change:
    • Original: MyVar = SUM([Measure]) ForAll ([Dimension])
    • After Universe change: MyVar = "=SUM([Measure]) ForAll ([Dimension])"
  • Instead of the calculation results, the entire text of the formula is displayed in the table



  • BusinessObjects Enterprise XI R2
  • BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3
  • Web Intelligence


SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform R2


WebI, WebIntelligence, Web Intelligence, merged dimension, multiple, query, merge, change, incorrect, quotes, equal, extra, universe, map, new, variables, strings, formulas, mapping, add, text, calculation, report, document
, KBA , BI-RA-WBI , Web Intelligence , Bug Filed

About this page

This is a preview of a SAP Knowledge Base Article. Click more to access the full version on SAP for Me (Login required).

Search for additional results

Visit SAP Support Portal's SAP Notes and KBA Search.