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2434721 - Missing customization options with Waterfall charts in SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC) and SAP Digital Boardroom


  • Waterfall chart can not be customized.
  • Customization options like coloring, ordering or sorting is not available when using Waterfall type of chart.


  • SAP Analytics Cloud 2018.03

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Create Story based on a model
  2. Add a Waterfall chart
  3. Try to customize Waterfall Chart after highlighting the chart.
  4. Observe that some of the options available for column charts are missing.


This is currently By design behaviour as of SAP Analytics Cloud 2018.03


The Development team is currently working on improving chart formatting in the future.

This feature is planned to be delivered in 2019.Q1.

This KBA and SAP's strategy and possible future developments are subject to change and may be changed by SAP at any time for any reason without notice. This document is provided without a warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement

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