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Business Intelligence Publisher Enterprise Layout Editor Fails To Open Reports With Filters In Edit Mode Due To Error "Cannot read property 'length' of undefined. Please contact the system administrator" (Doc ID 2436393.1)

Last updated on JULY 09, 2019

Applies to:

BI Publisher (formerly XML Publisher) - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Business Intelligence Publisher, Enterprise User Interface related issues






Users are unable to edit report layouts with filters in 13c.

The BI Publisher Console Layout editor fails to open in Edit mode, after Adding a filter in an Oracle Enterprise Manager 13c Release 2 environment.

When users attempt to Edit a layout the following error occurs:

"Cannot read property 'length' of undefined. Please contact the system administrator."

The issue can be reproduced via the following steps:

1. Create BI Publisher report.
2. Create new BI Layout editor.
3. Add filter option at the Chart level. then save the layout.
4. Now, trying to Edit this layout errors.




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