SAP Knowledge Base Article - Public

2599531 - Applying wildcard filters to a Report - Ad Hoc/ORD/Advanced Reporting

Symptom

Is it possible to apply a filter in Ad Hoc / Report - Table and Online Report Designer/ Advanced Reporting/ Report - Canvas based on a wildcard?

Environment

SAP SuccessFactors Workforce Analytics

Resolution

For Ad Hoc reporting - this is possible by using the "Like" operator when defining the Filter condition.  Try adding the percent "%" character before and/or after the word that should be matched if you need results that include a specific word.

E.g. the report should return results with the word "department"- set it as "Like %department%" so that the results will show all records containing the word department

 

For Online Report Designer Live Data and Advanced Reporting - Yes this is possible by using the Like operator when setting a Custom Value in the filter designer.

e.g. Location like "AU". This will return values like AU01, AU02 etc.

Keywords

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Product

SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core 1711