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2925620 - Clear Background not displaying properly for Measure Input Controls in SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC)


When the background color of a measure input control is set to clear, there is a delay and does not initially display correctly.


  • SAP Analytics Cloud (Enterprise) 2020.09

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Create a new story
  2. Create a new responsive page
  3. Go to File > Preferences >Tile Settings > Input Controls
  4. Change Default Tile Background color for Expanded Input Control to "Blank"
  5. Add Input Control to page 2
  6. Expand the Input Control
  7. Run story. Change the page, and notice the flicker.


Issue is fixed by development as of SAC Version 2020.11

Alternate Workaround

In EDIT mode

  1. Select the Input Control
  2. Open the Designer > Styling Panel
  3. Select solid color for background and border to be the same as the desired background color
    Background color selection.png

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