Smartview 11g: Changing Layout in MS PowerPoint Slide is not Maintained on Refresh (Doc ID 1927127.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 31, 2017

Applies to:

Business Intelligence Suite Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.1.7.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

 With SmartView (any version) embedded in MS PowerPoint 2010, some of the layout change made by the user are lost, when refreshing the data in Smart View. The scenario is quite simple:

1. Create a powerpoint presentation, connects to smart view, inserts a diagram from Oracle BI system and change colors for graph bar ;
2. After changing the filter prompt and refreshing the diagram, the layout the user made is lost ;

Cause

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