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2704646 - "Invalid answers. System "<SID>" Value 'value' for variable <variable> is invalid." error is displayed for Webi Intelligence reports based on BEx query when selecting prompt values from LOV

Symptom

  • An error is displayed when building a report on a specific BEx query: "Invalid answers. Sytem "<SID>" Value 'value' for variable <variable> is invalid.".
  • Error is appearing after selecting the prompt values for the BEx query from the list of values or entering it manually like the value is in the list.
  • The behavior is the same in all Web Intelligence interfaces.
  • Issue is not reproducible if query prompt is filled with the key value, e.g. "32018" instead of "3.2018".
  • Error is occurring since updating the BW version from 7.5 SP6 to 7.5 SP12.

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Environment

  • SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform 4.2 Support Package 5 Patch 2
  • SAP BW 7.5 SP12
  • Web Intelligence
  • BICS interface

Product

SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.2

Keywords

webi, bex, bw, error, invalid, answers, prompt, lov, select, manual , KBA , BI-RA-WBI , Web Intelligence , Problem

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