OBIEE 11g: Unable to Edit the Timezone Dropdown in Date Prompt at Runtime (Doc ID 2006565.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 23, 2017

Applies to:

Business Intelligence Suite Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.1.7.150120 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

You have a prompt based on a timestamp column, i.e. date time.

The prompt includes a timezone dropdown menu. This dropdown is grayed out or disabled when the prompt is being used on a dashboard.

The timezone can only be changed by editing the prompt.

How can the timezone dropdown menu be enabled for dashboard users?

Cause

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