OBIEE 11g: In Internet Explorer 11 the Action Link Menu is not Available on Pivot Graph Legend (Doc ID 1915914.1)

Last updated on MAY 18, 2017

Applies to:

Business Intelligence Server Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.1.7.140527 to 11.1.1.9.0 [Release 11g]
Business Intelligence Suite Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.1.7.150120 to 11.1.1.7.150120 [Release 11g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Symptoms

In Internet Explorer 11 the action link menu is not available on a Pivot Graph legend.

These are the steps to reproduce the problem:

  1. Create a new analysis on sampleapplite.rpd:
    • Year
    • Brand
    • Revenue
  2. On Revenue select:
    • Column Properties -> Interaction -> Column Heading -> Primary Interaction -> Action Links.
    • Add an action link of type "Navigate to BI Content" and Pick a target analysis
    • Leave "Do not display in a pop-up if only one action link is available at runtime" UNchecked.
    • Click OK
  3. On the Results tab, add a Pivot table, and edit it:
    • Layout Should be:
      Columns: Year, Measure Labels
      Rows: Brand
      Measures: Revenue
    • Click "Graph Pivoted Results".
    • Click Done
  4. Save the analysis.
  5. Click on the Legend of the graph (eg 2008) and you will see a menu with the name of your action link, plus "Drill Down".
  6. Login to BIEE with IE11. Edit your analysis and repeat step 6.
    The pop-up menu will not appear.
Note: You may also see other graph issues such as reports are shrunk with horizontal scrolling, missing filter, other GUI components and graphs are not rendering.

 

Changes

 Applied OBIEE Bundlepatch 11.1.1.7.140527 or above.

Cause

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