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2989304 - Low image quality when using the "Export to PowerPoint" feature in SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC) & SAP Digital Boardroom


Low / poor image quality occurs when using the "Export to PowerPoint (.pptx)" feature in SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC):

  • Image quality is significantly lower than the "Export to PDF" option
  • Issue can also be reproduced with the "Export to Google Slides" option

Comparison between "Export to PowerPoint" (left) and "Export to PDF" (right) is shown below;



  • SAP Analytics Cloud (Enterprise) 2020.14.x

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Open a Story (eg. Sample Story / Best Run Corp Dashboard)
  2. Click Export to PDF
  3. Observe the quality is similar to what is shown in SAC
  4. Click Export to PPT
  5. Observe that the image quality is significantly less


This issue is currently under investigation by development.


This issue is currently under investigation by development.

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