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1592031 - In Data Manager the 'Insert In' and 'System' information of a SAP BW connection are missing once a dashboard is published to SAP portal, closed and re-opened


In Data Manager the 'Insert In' and 'System' information of a SAP BW connection are blank once a dashboard is saved to EP portal, closed and re-imported.


  • Dashboard Design BI 4.0.1
  • Windows

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Create a Dashboard
  2. Open the Data Manager and define a new SAP Netweaver connection
  3. Click on 'Import'
  4. From the 'output values' pane, select the Cross tab data and map it to an Excel range
  5. Publish the dashboard to SAP portal
  6. Re-open the dashboard
  7. Go to Data Manager and check the SAP connection. Note that the 'Insert In' and 'system' information are missing


  • This issue has been identified as a Product Defect: ADAPT01549295


  • This issue has been addressed by Feature Pack 03

Note: If you save the dashboard locally in Step 5, when you re-import the dashboard , the 'System' information is still missing which is by-design as you are not connected to an SAP system.


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