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1921139 - On previewing scorecard component that has column width configured to less than 20 loses format.


  • The column width of scorecard component changes on preview.
  • The columns shift to left.
  • In case of single column configured to width less than 20 causes all the columns on its right to shift left.



  • Xcelsius 2008
  • Dashboard 4.0
  • Dashboard 4.1

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Create dashboard with scorecard component.
  2. Scorecard - Properties - General - Configure columns - Set the width to less than 20.
  3. Preview the dashboard.
  4. See the change in the format of the columns.
  5. Refresh the data.
  6. The columns get arranged as configured.


  • This is the default behavior of scorecard component when the columns are configured to a width less than 20.


  • Configure the width of the columns to more than 20.



dashboard, xcelsius, scorecard, properties, configure, columns, width, format, preview , KBA , BI-RA-XL , Obsolete: BusinessObjects Dashboards and Presentation Design , Problem


SAP BusinessObjects Dashboards 4.0 ; SAP BusinessObjects Xcelsius Enterprise 2008