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2751950 - Changing the Filter Cut-off option in Report - Canvas / ORD charts have no impact of the Graphical data


Changing the following options while designing a Chart Component in Report - Canvas / Online Report Designer reports, does not seem to have any impact on the final output of the report:

  • Filter Type

  • Filter Cut-off

  • Filter Axis

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SuccessFactors Report - Canvas / Online Report Designer

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Create a new ORD / Report - Canvas report
  2. Add a Chart component to it
  3. Edit the underlying datasource and modify the query based on the requirement
  4. Once done, return to the Report Designer page
  5. Select the Chart component
  6. Then change the filter options from the 'Edit Component' section
    The changes don't reflect either in the preview or while running the report online / offline



The Different filters options work only for specific Chart Types


Top / Bottom Filter (Cut-off) Applicable only in the X-Axis for the following Chart Types:

  • Vertical Bar
  • Line
  • Line Bar
  • Stacked Vertical Bar
  • Candlestick

Top / Bottom Filter (Cut-off) Applicable only in the Y-Axis for the following Chart Types:

  • Horizontal Bar
  • Stacked Horizontal Bar

Top / Bottom Filter (Cut-off) not applicable to the following Chart Types:

  • Radar charts
  • Pie


Filter Cut-off, Top, Bottom, None, not working, Filter Type, Filter Cut-off, Filter Axis , KBA , LOD-SF-ANA-ORD , Online Report Designer , Problem


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