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2896308 - Fields with LongText displays keys instead of blank in Webi reports when there is no value for the field in BW


  • In a webi report based on BW BEx query, when the LongText field does not have value, it displays the key rather than a blank cell.
  • The same query in BEX Designer displays a blank cell.



  • SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.x
  • Web Intelligence
  • BICS


SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.2


Key, BEx, LongText, blank, null, no entry , KBA , BI-RA-WBI , Web Intelligence , Problem

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