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200 VOTE
Status Planned for future release
Workspace Cognos Analytics
Created by Guest
Created on Sep 25, 2017

Different icons for default run format of reports

In Cognos 10.2.2 the icons to the left of reports on the Cognos portal were different for each default format (i.e. excel, PDF, HTML etc.) but in 11.0.7 the icons are all the same. This is quite a useful feature for us, as administrators, and users, could you please re-establish this feature?
  • Guest
    Jun 22, 2022

    You can set default report options such as format and language. Continue to this You can also set the default to prompt for values and run as the owner.

  • Guest
    Feb 26, 2020

    Not only should he icon be different like C10 but in C10 it also displayed a play button next to icon if it was executable and no play button if view was set to view most recent output. this was very intuitive to our users and they have complained many times about this is not in CA11.1


Have report view icons change based on output format

We have many report views organized in folders that are a combination of PDF reports run in batch and HTML Excel reports run on demand. The icons for different report output types give the customer an easy way to differentiate between the report t...
about 2 years ago in Cognos Analytics 1 Planned for future release

Shortcut icons not showing output type (HTML, Excel, PDF)

In Cognos 10.2.2, the icon in front of the report name shows in which output (Excel, PDF, HTML) the report will be generated. This functionality is missing in Cognos 11. It would be great to have it back.
about 5 years ago in Cognos Analytics 0 Planned for future release