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188 VOTE
Status Not under consideration
Workspace Cognos Analytics
Created by Guest
Created on Jan 17, 2017

Ability to set size for Search & Select Prompt

By default the Select and Search prompt is a fixed size which makes it difficult for us to layout other components on our prompt page that align with this S&S component. Also, with its fixed size, it makes it difficult for us to render the page that fits on iPad/Safari. We should be able to define a size with respect to screen resolution for this component.
  • Guest
    Mar 11, 2022

    Wait, this started in 2017?? 5 YEARS and IBM still hasn't done anything to address truncation of result data in a search and select prompt?

    You mean, giving users the ability to size or (auto-size) a simple prompt on a page is still not an out of the box default function? It must have some crazy Herculean effort involved! Way more complicated than adding Watson AI to the product.

    Yeah, I'm doubting they even look at this page. Good luck everyone.


  • Guest
    Jan 25, 2022

    when a search and select parameter is used for lists with a long # of characters, users need the ability to expand the search box in order to identify the correct selection.

  • Guest
    Jan 21, 2022

    5 years and still not working? why on earth is this not click and drag sizing on all prompts?

  • Guest
    Aug 18, 2021

    Anyone know if i can apply CSEARCH_AUTO_RESIZE_RESULT_LIST type of site setting for this in v11. Come on IBM.. The internet is filled with this topic. You keep on working days on new functionality but simple things like these are popping up in reporting every day.. Fix the easy things. Today. #nomorenewfunctionality #justfixtheproblems

  • Guest
    Jun 4, 2020

    This would also be useful to make the boxes larger as our data is longer - forcing users to use the scrollbar on any search to see what they are really looking for.