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2158247 - Application Error When editing Ad Hoc report query via Online Report Designer (ORD)


Report show Application Error when trying to edit it's query in report designer:



  • SAP SuccessFactors HXM Suite
  • Online Report Designer (ORD)

Reproducing the Issue

Below are the steps to reproduce the issue:

  1. Goto Analytics -> Report Designer-> Create New Report.
  2. Add List Component
  3. Select New Query -> Select Adhoc reports.
  4. Click on OK to finish.
  5. Try to Edit the query.
  6. The Application error: An error occurred in processing your request


  • Any Query with adhoc data source cannot be edited
  • You can edit appearance, not the query


This is the expected system behavior: Any Query with Ad Hoc data source cannot be edited


ANA Application Error in report Designer ORD ODS adhoc ad hoc , KBA , LOD-SF-ANA-ORD , Online Report Designer , Problem


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