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2412473 - Performance problem when using multiple filters in the Filter Bar of a Web Intelligence report


  • The data filtering takes longer with every selection, when you try to select a filter value from the Filter Bar more times.
  • Reproducible both in Webi Rich Client and BI launch pad (HTML/Applet).
  • Data source for Webi report is BW query with BICS connection.

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  • SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform 4.2 SP2 patch 1
  • Web Intelligence
  • SAP BW
  • BEx query with BICS connection


SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.2


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