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2362662 - #FORMAT error appears when clicking on Show Values for a Date object in IDT


  • Set the date format of a Date type object to "mm/dd/yyyy hh:mm:ss AM/PM" and click "Show Values" in Information Design Tool (IDT).
  • It will give you back the result set but at the end of the date values #FORMAT error appears.



  • SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform 4.0 SP7
  • Information Design Tool
  • Web Intelligence


SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.0


bo, bi, 4.0, date format, #format, error, idt, webi , KBA , BI-BIP-IDT , Information design tool , BI-BIP-SL , Semantic Layer , Bug Filed

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