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1437580 - Xcelsius reports exported in pdf format

Symptom

Xcelsius reports exported in PDF format do no open in ADOBE 9.3.

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Export an Xcelsius dashboard to PDF and select "Acrobat 6.0 (PDF 1.5)" as "Save as type".
  2. Open the exported PDF in Adobe Reader 9.3

Cause

This is because when exporting a dashboard to PDF, the "Save As Type" is selected as "Acrobat 6.0 (PDF 1.5)".

Resolution

When exporting to PDF select "Acrobat 9.0 (PDF 1.8)" as "Save as type", when opening the exported PDF in Adobe reader 9 and above.

Keywords

Export PDF , KBA , BI-RA-XL-DES , Dashboards, design-time, designing, exporting, usability , Problem

Product

SAP BusinessObjects Xcelsius Enterprise 2008