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1918601 - Query Prompt Selector binding issue for multiple prompts when query consists of Universe Level Prompts, @Prompts


Cannot bind multiple prompts, with same name, to same query prompts selector when prompts are created at Universe (IDT) level, @Prompts.


  • Dashboard 4.0 SP06


Reproducing the Issue

  1. Create a Data Foundation, connecting any DB within IDT.
  2. Create Parameter using @Prompt within the Data Foundation.
  3. Create Business Layer off that.
  4. Create dashboard off this query using Query Browser.
  5. Bind the Parameter (@Prompt) to Query Prompt Selector.
  6. Add another query using Query Browser, connecting to same Business Layer.
  7. Try to Bind the Parameter (@Prompt) to the same Query Prompt Selector.
  8. The binding for the previous Parameter will get erased.


The issue has been identified and logged under Problem Report ID ADAPT01702728


This issue has been addressed/fixed in:

BI4.0 Support Pack 6, Patch 6

BI4.0 Support Pack 7, Patch 2

BI4.0 Support Pack 8

BI4.0 Support Pack 9, Patch 1

BI4.0 Support Pack 10

BI4.1 Support Pack 1, Patch 3

BI4.1 Support Pack 3, Patch 1

BI4.1 Support Pack 4


@Prompt loosing binding, prompt loosing binding, parameter loose binding , KBA , BI-RA-XL , Obsolete: BusinessObjects Dashboards and Presentation Design , Bug Filed


SAP BusinessObjects Dashboards 4.0