SAP Knowledge Base Article - Public

2725729 - Report Value Help is Missing Entries

Symptom

In a report selection you open the value help for a specific field.

You notice that one of the options is not available in the value help but it can be seen in the report data.

Environment

SAP Cloud for Customer

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Open the Business Analytics work center.
  2. Open any report.
  3. Click on the value help for any field.
  4. You notice that one of the options is missing.
  5. You then run the report and see that the report shows the missing value.

Cause

The field in question is a free text field and in one of the entries you have used one of the following characters \ /;,.:-_()[]<>!?*@+{}="&#$~|. These characters are not supported in report value helps.

Resolution

Please avoid using the following characters if you would like to use the entries as variables in a report \ /;,.:-_()[]<>!?*@+{}="&#$~|.

Keywords

Value Help, missing, \/;,.:-_()[]<>!?*@+{}="&#$~|" , index, characters, TEXT, fields, field, question mark, question, report, free text, missing entry , KBA , AP-RC-ANA , C4C, ByD, Travel: Analytics Tools & Frameworks , Problem

Product

SAP Cloud for Customer all versions