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2148711 - BI 4.x : WebIntelligence legend gets truncated depending on the size of the chart


  • Legend size does adjust itself when format chart width and height is being changed
  • WebI chart legend is truncated and showing ... instead of all values.



  • SAP Business Objects BI 4.x
  • WebIntelligence


Reproducing the Issue

  1. Create a WebI report based on Efashion universe
  2. Select [Year], [Discount], [Margin], [Quantity Sold], [Sales revenue] objects
  3. Run the query
  4. Right click on the table and 'Turn into' 'Line Chart'
  5. Right click on the chart -> Format Chart
  6. General -> Size -> Change the Width to '10' and Height to '3'-> OK

-> Legend is not showing truncated



This is a product limitation the legend will not autosize automatically


Enhancement request has been created here please vote for it

Workaround :

Manually adjust the legend settings to get over the truncation and change chart size to accomodate legend


KBA , BI-RA-WBI , Web Intelligence , Product Enhancement


SAP Lumira, desktop edition 1.0