1330246 - The contents of the cell are displayed at the variable's selected range although the range setting has been cleared in Xcelsius 2008

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1330246 - The contents of the cell are displayed at the variable's selected range although the range setting has been cleared in Xcelsius 2008

Symptom

The contents of the cell are displayed at the variable's selected range although the range setting has been cleared

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Launch Xcelsius 2008.
  2. Type "text1" into cell A1 at the spreadsheet,
  3. From menu select Data > Connections to open Data Manager.
  4. Click Add and select Flash Variables.
  5. At the area of Definition tab's Variable Data, click + button to add a variable called "Range_0".
  6. Select cell A1 as its range.
  7. Click + button again to add another variable called "Range_1".
  8. Set cell A1 as its range too.
  9. Clear the selected range of variable "Range_0".
  10. Click the variable "Range_1", then click the variable "Range_0".
  11. The content of cell A1 "text1" is displayed at the variable "Range_0"'s range setting.
  • Xcelsius 2008

Resolution

Workaround:

  • Delete the variable and redefine it.

Keywords

X5, Flash Variables, delete, remove , KBA , BI-RA-XL , Dashboards and Presentation Design , Problem

Product

SAP BusinessObjects Xcelsius Enterprise 2008