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1709024 - Dynamic listing of SAP BW Hierarchy Variables in Crystal Reports not supported in Infoview without use of BW Publisher in BOE XI 3.1 SP3.


When a Crystal Report containing hierarchy node variables is refreshed, the list of values appears as a flat list (Static) in Crystal Reports.

In InfoView, the list of values appear as Dynamic only if BW Publisher is used to publish the report to BOE.



  • Business Objects XI 3.1 Service Pack 3 Fix Pack 3.3
  • Crystal Reports 2008 Service Pack 3 Fix Pack 3.3
  • SAP BW 7.0
  • SAP Integration Kit XI 3.1 Service Pack 3 Fix Pack 3.3


SAP BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.1


CR 2008, SAP BW variable, BW publisher. , KBA , BI-BIP-ADM , BI Servers, security, Crystal Reports in Launchpad , Problem

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