1928535 - Unable to save a Web Intelligence report when report description exceeds 255 characters in Business Intelligence 4.0

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1928535 - Unable to save a Web Intelligence report when report description exceeds 255 characters in Business Intelligence 4.0

Symptom

  • While saving a Web Intelligence(WebI) report, whose report description exceeds 255 number of characters, the folder structure does not gets displayed.
  • When user limits the report description to 255 or less number of characters, the folder structure is displayed and user is able to save WebI report.   

Environment

Business Intelligence 4.0 SP04 Patch 6

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Enter the WebI report description more than 255 characters.
  2. Open the same WebI report in View mode and click on Save button.
  3. Save panel comes up but folder structure is not displayed.

Resolution

This issue is not reproducible in Business Intelligence 4.0 SP06 and user is able to save WebI report with report description more than 255 characters.

Keywords

WebI description, description limit , KBA , BI-BIP-PUB , Publishing and scheduling in InfoView/BI launch pad , Problem

Product

SAP BusinessObjects Xcelsius Enterprise 2008