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2895482 - How to copy a Canvas report URL and add it in a Home Page custom tile as a shortcut

Symptom

How to copy a Canvas report URL (from the standard Reports favorite tile) and add it in a Home Page custom tile as a shortcut

Environment

SAP SuccessFactors HXM Suite

Resolution

In order to do that please follow the steps below:

  1. Go to Reports favorite tile -> refer the KBA in See Also
  2. Search for one Canvas report and copy its URL (i.e. mouse right click > copy link address)
  3. Paste the URL in your browser and hit enter
  4. The report will open as expected
  5. Now go to Manage Home Page
  6. Create a custom tile and paste the same URL
  7. Make this custom tile active
  8. Go to your Home page and find the custom tile
  9. Open the custom tile and click on the URL
  10. The Canvas report will open as expected again

Note:

  • Canvas reports are supported.
  • Ad-hoc reports are partially supported (only on Test environments). It does not work in Production environments as the URL of these reports is changing.

See Also

 2470212 - How to add shortcuts to reports in the new HomePage (v3 / Fiori) ?

Keywords

copy a canvas report URL from the standard Reports favorite tile and add it in a Home Page custom tile as a shortcut deep link, adhoc, table , KBA , LOD-SF-ANA-ORD , Online Report Designer , How To

Product

SAP SuccessFactors HXM Suite all versions