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2725729 - Report Value Help is Missing Entries


In a report selection you open the value help for a specific field.

You notice that one of the options is not available in the value help but it can be seen in the report data.


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Reproducing the Issue

  1. Open the Business Analytics work center.
  2. Open any report.
  3. Click on the value help for any field.
  4. You notice that one of the options is missing.
  5. You then run the report and see that the report shows the missing value.


The field in question is a free text field and in one of the entries you have used one of the following characters \ /;,.:-_()[]<>!?*@+{}="&#$~|. These characters are not supported in report value helps.


Please avoid using the following characters if you would like to use the entries as variables in a report \ /;,.:-_()[]<>!?*@+{}="&#$~|.


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