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2268209 - Negative Longitude and Latitude displays as zero in Lumira, when connecting to an SAP BW BEx Query


  • Geographic coordinate value incorrect.
  • Longitude or Latitude information not showing up.
  • When connecting to an SAP BW BEx Query in Lumira Desktop, the negative values for Longitude or Latitude display as zero ( 0 )


  • SAP Lumira Desktop 1.27 and above

Reproducing the Issue

  1. In Lumira Desktop, create a new document based on an SAP BW BEx Query that contains Latitude and Longitude value.
  2. When viewing the data in Lumira Desktop, notice where negative Latitude value or negative Longitude value is supposed to display, it displays zero instead.


  • This issue has been tracked under SAP Note 2248616


  • This issue is resolved in SAP Lumira 1.30.


Lum, Negative Longitude, Negative coordinate, SAP BW BEx Query , KBA , BI-LUM-DIS-BW , Lumira Discovery SAP BW Online Connection , Bug Filed


SAP Lumira, desktop edition 1.0