Using the 'Vary by Color' in Bubble or Scatter Chart Settings Does Not Drill into the Correct Dimension in OBIEE

(Doc ID 1528276.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 18, 2015

Applies to:

Business Intelligence Suite Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 11g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When using the drill feature in a colored bubble or scatter chart, the drill is made to an incorrect element of the hierarchy and the bubble graph drills into unrelated bubbles. The issue only re-occurs when the dimension used in the bubble graph is used in the 'Vary Color By' section of the graph layout. The drilling works as expected if the dimension is in the default 'Bubbles' section.

Please refer to the screenshots below as an example:

If a drill is attempted on the "Translated Products" department, using the bubbled graph:

instead of showing the offices of this department, the offices of "Local Plants Dept." are shown:


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