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2126391 - Env. variables are not resolved for named paths - SAP PD


  • Environment variables are not resolved by PowerDesigner when user enters the %VariableName% in the Path field of a named path.
  • After tabbing off or clicking another column, PowerDesigner does not display the corresponding directory.
  • The Path value remains the literal expression of the environment variable.
  • Examples of environment variables: USERPROFILE, APPDATA, LOCALAPPDATA, PROGRAMDATA.

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  • SAP PowerDesigner (PD) 16.5 
  • SAP PowerDesigner (PD) 16.6


SAP PowerDesigner 16.5 ; SAP PowerDesigner 16.6 ; Sybase PowerAMC 16.5


replaced, folder, CR778699, 778699, CR#778699, env, vars , KBA , BC-SYB-PD , PowerDesigner , Product Enhancement

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