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2381820 - Reset button functionality on data sources in Dashboards 4.x when QAAWS used as a data connection

Symptom

  • What is the "Reset" button functionality on data souces in Dashboards 4.x when QAAWS used as a data connection?
  • What is the correlation between "Show loading status" option and "Reset" in the Dashboard document properties?

 

Environment

  • SAP BusinessObjects Dashboards 4.0
  • SAP BusinessObjects Dashboards 4.1
  • SAP BusinessObjects Dashboards 4.2

Resolution

  • When you using QAAWS as a data connection, "Reset" button should restore the original state of all dashboard component put into the canvas without reloading the data, so the dashboard will use data received by last interaction.
  • If you notice different behavoiur, please follow these steps:
  1. Open the dashboard file
  2. Goto File->Document properties
  3. Unselect "Show loading status" option

Keywords

KBA , BI-RA-XL , Dashboards and Presentation Design , How To

Product

SAP BusinessObjects Dashboards 4.0 ; SAP BusinessObjects Dashboards 4.1 ; SAP BusinessObjects Dashboards 4.2