Variables can be added to list layout of any report when they are under the source table
KB0706864 - Create a list report with variable columns
However, this action isn't possible when the variables are under an extended field/table
Steps to Reproduce
- Navigate to Reports > Create New
Source Type: table
- Select 'List' type report and click Next
- Click 'Choose Columns'
- Select Approval for [+] -> Requested Item [ catalog task ] [+] -> variables [+] -> select "New Email Account" > select "Preferred Email address" and click OK
- Click Run
Actual behavior: List layout doesn't get updated
Expected behavior: 'Preferred Email address' should be added to the list layout
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Related Problem: PRB1328813