You are trying to create a new calculated key figure with any key figures that have a special character in their name, but an error is occurring when you try to proceed to the next step.
Reproducing the Issue
- Go to the Business Analytics work center and access the view Design Key Figures;
- Click on New and fill in the data as requested (Key Figure name, Data Source being used, etc.)
- Create your formula as requested with the key figures with special characters;
- Click on Next and see the error message indicating that the formula is incorrect.
Special characters are not supported in key figure names that are being used for a calculation.
Edit the key figure you are trying to use in the formula and remove all special characters from the Key Figure name.
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