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3238174 - Search bar in Input Control does not work when Optimized View Mode is enabled


  • When Optimized View Mode is enabled, using a Hierarchy Dimension, it is not possible to type values into the search bar of an Input Control.
  • This behavior appears in case of SAP Business Warehouse (BW) live data models.


  • SAP Analytics Cloud (Enterprise)
  • SAP Business Warehouse

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Create a Story and add an Input Control
  2. Click the filter, choose the Data Source, and add a Hierarchy Dimension
  3. Try to type anything into the search bar of the filter
    Note that it is not possible


  • The fix has been delivered in QRC4.2023.
  • Note: Please consider the version dependencies of SAP BW to related features of SAP Analytics Cloud when using the Live Connection. For more details on feature support, see SAP Note 2715030.

See Also


Story, Input Control, Filter, Search Bar, Search into Filter, Hierarchy, Hierarchical, Dimension. , KBA , LOD-ANA-DES , Story Design & Visualizations , Problem


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