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2737231 - Live Data - Report - Canvas / ORD Reports fail while filtering on a Date based calculated column


ORD / Report - Canvas reports or Detailed Reporting queries that are built with Live Data as the source and have a calculated column based on a date, fail when one of the following is performed:

  • Edit the query, apply a static filter on the Date based calculated column and 'Show preview'
  • Run the report with a static filter applied on the Date based calculated column
  • Add a Run time filter to the Date based calculated column and apply a filter value for this column at run time.


SuccessFactors Online Report Designer
SuccessFactors Report Center - Report-Canvas

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Create a new Report > Page > Add a list report component >Select 'Detailed Reporting' as the datasource
    Navigate to Analytics and choose Detailed Reporting (Applicable only to instances without Report Center)
  2. Choose one or more columns from a Sub Domain Schema under 'Live Data'
  3. Create a new calculated column
  4. Use one or more date columns in the calculation
  5. Add a filter on the newly created calculated column and 'Show Preview'
    Add the Calculated column to a Runtime filter, Preview the report and apply a filter value for the calculated column's filter
  6. The report / query will fail


This is due to a know bug in the B1811 / 2018 Q4 release


A code fix is currently under development and will be applied in the B1902 / 2019 Q1 release.
Internal ticket # for reference - WFA-19266


Live Data, Calculated Column, Date, Filter, Query, Fail, Detailed Reporting, Online Report Designer, Analytics, Report - Canvas, Report Center , KBA , LOD-SF-ANA-ORD , Online Report Designer , Bug Filed


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