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2637918 - "Set Variable" dialog box is only enabled in the Query Panel on the top of HANA views or Bex queries having SAP variables


  • "Set Variable" dialog box exists on BI 4.2 Patch 0 to Patch 4 in the Query Panel for universes on HANA views or Bex queries.
  • This dialog box should only be enabled on Query Panel for HANA views (HANA direct Access: Relational or OLAP connection), and Bex queries.
  • This issue has been fixed on BI 4.2 SP 3 Patch 5 and above, and fully in BI 4.2 SP 4.



  • SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.x
  • SAP BW


SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.2


set variable, unx, unv, mandatory prompt, optional prompt, BI 4.x , KBA , BI-RA-WBI , Web Intelligence , Problem

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