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3233034 - BW query settings for Text output format, are not reflecting in SAP Analytics Cloud


  • SAP Analytics Cloud is not reflecting the changing in the BW query settings for Text output format. 


  • SAP Analytics Cloud 2022.8.17.

Reproducing the Issue

  1. In BW query settings, select short text for the Text output format.
  2. Open SAC.
  3. Create a story based on BW live connection and add a table widget. 
  4. In SAC set the Display option to "ID and Description" for Rows.
  5. From BW side, change the Text output format to long text.
  6. Notice: In SAC text format of the table Rows has not changed according to BW side settings.


  • "Respect text presentations that are defined at BW Query level." option is disabled.


  1. Go to SAC menu > Administration > System Configuration.
  2. Scroll down to the following item: "Rspect text presentations that are defined at BW Query level."

See Also


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