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1492684 - Customizing the Technical Name for the value displayed in the parameter picklist of report based off SAP BW Query


  • In a Picklist, Technical Names for values displays like: [ABCD].[1234]
  • How to remove the first part of the Technical Name, so it displays only: [1234]
  • When viewing a Crystal Reports based off an SAP BW Query in InfoView, and selecting a value for the parameter, it displays a list of values with its corresponding technical name. How to customize the Technical Name from displaying in the format: [ABCD].[1234], to only display the second part of the technical name, so it displays like: [1234] instead of [ABCD].[1234]



  • BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.1
  • BusinessObjects Enterprise XI Integration for SAP Solutions


Crystal Reports 2008 V1 ; SAP BusinessObjects Enterprise XI ; SAP BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.0 ; SAP BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.1


Crystal Reports, CR, InfoView, BOE, PickList, Technical Name, SAP Integration Kit, BEX Query , KBA , BI-RA-CR , Crystal Reports designer or Business View Manager , Product Enhancement

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