BEx Broadcaster

BW7.x Guide – http://www.tli-usa.com/download/Taking_Charge_of_Information_Broadcasting_in_BI_7[1].0_for_improved_report_and_data_distribution.pdf

BW3.5 Guide – http://www.sdn.sap.com/irj/scn/go/portal/prtroot/docs/library/uuid/7ad1a6e3-0601-0010-508d-abbf23c22e72?overridelayout=true

NW7.0 help @ sap – http://help.sap.com/saphelp_nw70ehp2/helpdata/en/a5/359840dfa5a160e10000000a1550b0/frameset.htm

Restrictions on BEx Broadcaster (Note 1921803):

  • Max. length of the email subject = 50 characters long
  • Max. number of cells in BEx Broadcaster = 750.000 (Note 1040454)
  • MHTML output leads to different format as online HTML. MHT Style references MIME files not available in Mail Clients. => Workaround: flag as zip.
  • No CC and BCC options available
  • Generated filename cannot be changed
  • Owner of broadcast setting cannot be changed.

How to check the Precalculation Server version:

  • http://wiki.scn.sap.com/wiki/display/BI/BEx+Front-End+Installation+Check

 

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