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1702618 - Formatting like underline is not shown when mapping an Excel table to Spreadsheet component in Xcelsius.


Formatting like underline is not displayed for the text in the table in Spreadsheet component inside Xcelsius.


Xcelsius 2008 Service Pack 5.

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Add a spreadsheet component in the canvas.
  2. Map the component to some cells in the Excel table that contains different text format i.e bold, underline. The underline format is not visible in the canvas and in Flash.


There are no formatting options for the appearance of the text in properties of Spreadsheet component.


Workaround :

Use Grid component. Map the Excel table with this component and select underline formatting under the Properties of Grid (Appearance > Text).

The underline format is shown in the canvas and in the flash.


Xcelsius, spreadsheet table component, formatting. , KBA , BI-RA-XL , Obsolete: BusinessObjects Dashboards and Presentation Design , Problem


SAP BusinessObjects Xcelsius Enterprise 2008