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Status Future consideration
Workspace Cognos Analytics
Components Reporting
Created by Guest
Created on Oct 14, 2021

Report Tab Name localization

It would be great if we can set page name with a report variable, in order to translate label in different languages, as we can do with any other objects inside report pages (text element, column header, ...). It is crucial when report is configured to show pages as tabs.

Needed By Yesterday (Let's go already!)
  • Guest
    May 3, 2022

    This would be extremely useful for all multi-lingual organizations, including governments.


    This feature would also improve the capability for Excel sheets to be named dynamically.



    Looking at the XML, it appears some re-coding would be needed as the "name" is a property and not a calculated value. This feature is preventing the adoption and internal use of Cognos because of the additional work needed to manually translate documents, files, and reports - especially those that have already been validated in the datasets (and automatically work with the other fantastic language options).