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1981453 - SAP Lumira Desktop ignores the decimal format set on the measure in the Visualize


The "Number of decimals" setting is ignored on a numeric value in a Table in the Visualize room


SAP Lumira Desktop 1.14

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Create a Table Visualization in SAP Lumira Desktop
  2. Under Dimensions click Options > Display Formatting on a numeric dimension
  3. Change the Number of decimals setting
  4. Notice that the number of decimals displayed in the Table does not change


There may have been an issue with this in version 1.14 and the workflow is confusing.


  1. Upgrade to Lumira Desktop 1.15 or higher
  2. Open the LUMS file
  3. Click on the Visualize room
  4. Click on the Table Visualization
  5. Under the Measures lists (not Dimensions) click Options > Display Formatting...
  6. Set Number of decimals as desired
  7. Notice that the number of decimals in the Table is shown as specified


  • decimals
  • digits
  • format
  • attribute
  • places
, KBA , BI-LUM-DIS , Lumira Desktop/Discovery , How To


SAP Lumira, desktop edition 1.0