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1796579 - Dashboard label position on China map changed after upgrade from Dashboard 4.0 SP02 to SP04


  • There is a little difference between China map component in  Dashboard 4.0 Support Package 02 (Dashboard 4.0 SP02) and Dashboard 4.0 Support Package 04/05 (Dashboard 4.0 SP04/05)
  • The label which was added manually onto the China map in Dashboard 4.0 SP02 changed position when opening the dashboard file in Dashboard 4.0 SP04/05



  • Dashboard Designer 4.0 Support Package 04 (Dashboard 4.0 SP04) or above

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Open Dashboard 4.0 SP02.
  2. Add a China map component into the canvas.
  3. Add some labels onto the China map component.
  4. Save the Dashboard .xlf file.
  5. Open Dashboard 4.0 SP4.
  6. Observe that the labels move.


China map is updated since Dashboard Designer 4.0 SP04 to add ChongQing city. The China map shape changed due to map data changed.


KBA , BI-RA-XL , Obsolete: BusinessObjects Dashboards and Presentation Design , Problem


SAP BusinessObjects Dashboards 4.0 ; SAP BusinessObjects Dashboards 4.1 ; SAP BusinessObjects Dashboards 4.2