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2729366 - Value Help Results Cannot Be Sorted in Reports


When working in reports you are unable to sort the results displayed in value helps (e.g. sort date results from ascending to descending order).


SAP Cloud for Customer

SAP Business ByDesign

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Business Analytics > Design Reports
  2. Find and open report XYZ
  3. Run the report
  4. In the report selection, open the value help for field ABC
  5. When the results are displayed in value help, try to click on the column name to change the sorting of displayed values
  6. Sorting does not get changed


This is a behavior that cannot be changed at this moment in the current framework.


Our development team added this feature in the backlog to be enhanced in future releases. As of now we cannot commit on any deadlines yet. You can vote up and follow up via the existing requirement in Customer Influence channel:


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