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2472268 - Cannot save a new value for extended attribute in object property sheet - SAP PD


  • Create an extended attribute in an Extended Model Definition (XEM) with a list of possible values.
  • Add the extended attribute to a form.
  • Editing the object a value can be selected in the dropdown listbox, but the field remains empty or reverts to the previous value after the mouse button is released.
  • The new value may appear in the field after many tries, but disappears when Apply is clicked.
  • It does not seem possible to store the new value in the model.



  • SAP PowerDesigner (PD) 16.5
  • SAP PowerDesigner (PD) 16.6


SAP PowerDesigner 16.5 ; SAP PowerDesigner 16.6


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