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1332447 - cannot see data range on data mananger


On Xcelsius > [Data] TAB > connectivity > add LiveOffice connectivity , cannot see Data Range on Data Manager.
It seems a regression from BOXI3.1+FP1.2, LiveOffice 3.1 FP1.2.

Reproducing the Issue

  1. On Infoview, create a webi report(the table must be a crosstab) named test1.
  1. On Excel, [LiveOffice] tab > click [insert Web Intelligence] icon > Logon to BusinessObjects Enterprise
  2. Select test1 webi report > Next >
  3. Choose data screen : click the table > Next
  4. Summary screen : click Finish.
  5. You can see data.
  6. Then click save to BOE icon, and save as named test1.
  1. On Xcelsius, click new icon
  2. Go to [Data] tab > Import from Enterprise > Logon to BusinessObjects Enterprise
  3. Select test1 excel > Open >
  4. Microsoft Office Excel Compatibilty Checker > continue.
  5. Then go to [Data] tab > Connectivity > LiveOffice Connectivity >
  6. On Data Manager screen, change to correct hostname in session URL.
  7. Then you cannot see the data range.


The issue is fixed on environment of BOEXI3.1FP1.4/LiveOfficeXI3.1FP1.4/Xcelsius2008FP1.3.


Apply fixpack of BOEXI3.1FP1.4/LiveOfficeXI3.1FP1.4/Xcelsius2008FP1.3.


data manager, data range, empty , KBA , BI-RA-XL , Obsolete: BusinessObjects Dashboards and Presentation Design , Bug Filed


SAP BusinessObjects Xcelsius Enterprise 2008