SAP Knowledge Base Article - Public

2352701 - Add Boolean fields to the field types offered in ORD / Analytics / Report-Canvas Calculated Columns

Symptom

Few fields which are of "Boolean" data type are not available in the "Calculated Column page".

Users will not be able to use such fields to create calculated column.

Environment

SAP SuccessFactors Online Report Designer
SAP SuccessFactors Report Center: Report - Canvas

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Login to the Instance
  2. Navigate to analytics
  3. Create a calculated column 

You will find that the boolean fields are not showing up.

Example: Position MDF Object.
Vacant field would most likely be a boolean field

Cause

Calculated Columns currently recognize only three Data types currently ( i.e. Number, String, Date) .

Resolution

We currently do not support fields of Boolean datatype in calculated column.
An internal enhancement request is already in place. But we do not have a planned release date yet.
Reference # : WFA-6184

Keywords

Calculated Columns, Boolean fields, data type as boolean, Boolean, realms, advanced reporting, Report-Canvas, Report Canvas, Detailed Reporting , KBA , LOD-SF-ANA-ORD , Online Report Designer , Problem

Product

SAP SuccessFactors HXM Suite all versions