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OBIEE 11g: Collapsible Option of Dashboard Section is Not Working After Customization (Doc ID 2145580.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 26, 2016

Applies to:

Business Intelligence Server Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.1.9.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Once you apply the customization, [Collapsible] option of Dashboard Section does not work as expected.

The way of customizing is documented in System Administrator's Guide 19.9.4 Modifying the User Interface Styles for Presentation Services Approach 2: You use a shared file system.

Check the screenshots for the detail.  The [Collapsible] option of dashboard section is unchecked in edit mode; the dashboard section should not be collapsed.

After running the dashboard, the dashboard section is collapsible.

Before collapsing: 

After collapsing:   

 

Steps to reproduce the issue:

1. Copy [C:\Oracle\Middleware\Oracle_BI1\bifoundation\jee\bicustom-template.ear] to C:\test and unzip it.
    Then copy the bicustom.war to c:\custom, and unzip it.

2. Delete file bicustom.war under c:\custom.

3. Copy [C:\Oracle\Middleware\Oracle_BI1\bifoundation\jee\analytics.ear] to C:\test and unzip it.
   Then unzip the analytics.war.

4. Copy the res\s_FusionFX\b_mozilla_4 folder created at step.3 to C:\custom\res\s_Custom.
    ex) C:\custom\res\s_Custom\b_mozilla_4

5. Deploy AnalyticsRes using WebLogic Server Administration Console.

a. Log in to Oracle WebLogic Server Administration Console.

b. Click Lock & Edit.

c. Click Deployments in the Domain Structure region.

d. Click Install in the Deployments table.

e. Navigate to the folder containing your custom style (for example, c:\custom).

f. Click Next.

g. Select Install this deployment as an application.

h. Click Next.

i. Select bi_cluster as the deployment target.

j. Click Next.

k. Set the name to AnalyticsRes.

l. Select I will make the deployment accessible from the following location.

m. Click Next.

n. Select Yes, take me to the deployment's configuration screen.

o. Click Finish.

p. Click the Configuration tab.

q. Enter /analyticsRes in the Context Root box.

r. Click Save.

s. Click OK.

t. Click Activate Changes.

u. Click Release Configuration.


6. Start AnalyticsRes and confirm it became active.

7. Modify C:\Oracle\Middleware\instances\instance1\config\OracleBIPresentationServicesComponent\coreapplication_obips1\instanceconfig.xml.

Before:
-------------
<UI>
<DefaultSkin>Skyros</DefaultSkin>
<DefaultStyle>Skyros</DefaultStyle>
</UI>
-------------

After
-------------
<UI>
<DefaultSkin>Custom</DefaultSkin>
<DefaultStyle>Custom</DefaultStyle>
</UI>
<URL>
<CustomerResourcePhysicalPath>C:\custom\res
</CustomerResourcePhysicalPath>
<CustomerResourceVirtualPath>/analyticsRes/res
</CustomerResourceVirtualPath>
</URL>
-------------

8. Restart OBIPS.

9. Clear the browser cache and restart the browser.

10. Create one dashboard and add one section on it.

11. Put static text control on it and put any text into it.

12. Edit the dashboard page and check the collapsible option; it is unchecked.

13. Run the dashboard.  You find the dashboard section is Collapsible.



Changes

Customized style.

Customization is done according to the documentation: System Administrator's Guide 19.9.4 Modifying the User Interface Styles for Presentation Services Approach 2: You use a shared file system.

Cause

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