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Status Future consideration
Created by Guest
Created on Oct 12, 2015

Fetching values into empty customized reports in Excel without data entry

When a report that was customized in Excel via the Report-Function with Column and Row definitions is opened as an empty Report in Excel, the system tries to fetch data. This leads to an extended lead time for opening reports. There is no additional value in fetching values when opening empty reports as no settings for the "Run Report"-function are chosen at this stage of the process. In the Version 10.1 the fetching of values was not executed at the moment of opening a report.