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1829047 - Web Intelligence: Prompt values for BEx query variable don't display long text characteristics


  • A WebI report retrieves data from a Business Explorer (BEx) query using BICS
  • The query contains a variable with a hierarchical list of values (LOV)
  • The InfoObject in Business Warehouse (BW) has the long text characteristic set as the display characteristic for these values
  • The long text characteristic is also set on the BEx query
  • When the WebI report is refreshed, the parameter prompt window displays the hierarchy with short text characteristics



SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.0


KBA , BI-RA-WBI , Web Intelligence , BI-RA-WBI-DSL , Obsolete, use : BI-RA-WBI-BE-DP , Problem

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