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2943203 - 'Group Aggregate Function' does not work


You have created Embedded component 'ABC' on the overview tab of the .BO or .XBO in PDI solution.The Embedded component 'ABC' has a list.In property explorer of embedded component 'ABC', the column property of the list is set as 'Group Aggregate Function'

Note: ABC is the name of the Embedded component created in your PDI solution.


  • SAP Cloud for Customer.
  • SAP Business ByDesign.
  • SAP Cloud Application Studio.

Reproducing the Issue

Pre- requisite

  • Should have the PDI solution created
  1. In the PDI solution, launch UI designer for the BO/XBO,
  2. In the designer tab for the EC ' ABC', select the list
  3. In the Properties window ,  goto the 'Misc section'
  4. Set the value of the property "Group Aggregate Function"  from the dropdown to sum,maximum or mininum. For the example, select sum from the dropdown
  5. This will create a new line in the list with a subtotal for all columns with this value in the "Group Aggregate Function".
  6. Now login into the Frontend 
  7. Navigate to the affeted BO or XBO and then to the embedded component 'ABC' 
  8. Observe the column list with property "Group Aggregate Function" as "sum" does not display any value


The functionality Group Aggregate Function is not yet release for Fiori/ UI5


The system behaves as expected as the functionality Group Aggregate Function is not yet release for Fiori/ UI5.


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