Please only post SAP Business Objects products related questions here

Hi
Thanks for reading.
Unfortunately many people get confused with the term BI which was used for SAP BW at one time. With the acquisition of Business Objects some product names have changed.
SAP BW is still SAP BW, please post in the respective forums: /community [original link is broken]
Business Intelligence in this forum refers to the these SAP Business Objects products:
SAP Business Objects Enterprise
SAP Business Objects 4.0
SAP Business Objects Intelligence Platform 4.0
For more information and great articles and videos please see:
http://www.sdn.sap.com/irj/boc/bi
Kind Regards
Roland Hoeller

>
Suresh Babu Aluri wrote:
> Hi,
>
> You can create All prompt in lovs of reuired object as
>
> do the following steps for all prompt creation.
>
> 1. Go to Object to which the lovs are mapped. -> select object -> properties -> advanced (not sure) -> edit lovs -> then a query panel will display and it will have query like
>
> select distinct(..........) from ......................
>
> change the above query to
>
> select distinct(..........) from ......................
> union
> select 'all' from dual -> dual is temporary table in oracle (you define a temporary table w.r.to database)
>
> 2. In designer go to the object on which prompt is defined.
> i.e.
>
> may be in selecor where clause you might defined prompt as
>
> .............. @prompt('Member Name')
>
> so change that to
>
> .................. .............. @prompt('..Member name')
> or
> 'all' in @prompt('Member name')
>
> 2. For your second requirement the max no lov values are changed in prm files. For that go to programs -> BO -> BO ii.5 or ur version -> dataaccess->win32_x86-> based on ur back end select required folder -> search in *.prm files to change the max no lovs.
>
> Cheers,
> Suresh Aluri.
Hi Suresh
Thank you for the detailed response.  I tried your suggestions and neither works.
LOV issue:
Within the Business View manager, i right-click on the LOV object and click "Edit List of Values..." and i get a dialog box that only shows me Available fields, List of Value Fields used, description field, and Referenced objects. Along with buttons for Clear Instance & Refersh Status.
I have read similar posts to what you suggested but never get to the same place as described.
Please advise....
as for _Max Number LOV _
I have researched this as well and found the same suggestion you made. But the PRM file does not have that value, and the file contains all XML code
Now what???
Thanks
Mike

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