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2489336 - Top N functionality returns more dimension members than "N" when using a story which has table SAP Analytics Cloud (BOC)

Symptom

  • After creating a table in a story which has multiple dimensions assigned and then applying Top N functionality, it returns more dimension members than required in SAP Analytics Cloud (formerly known as SAP BusinessObjects Cloud / BOC).

Environment

  • SAP Analytics Cloud

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Logon to SAC. 
  2. Create a story and add a table.
  3. Add a dimension as a row (e.g: Country) and another one as column (e.g: Account):

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  4. Apply Top N ranking to this table (e.g: Top 2).
  5. Notice that it works correctly, Top N dimension members are displayed.
  6. Now add another dimension to the rows (e.g: State):

    2.png

  7. Notice that the Top N ranking returns more rows than expected. (e.g: in case of Top 2, it returns 4 rows).

Resolution

  • This is a product limitation.
  • Top N based on a specific context cannot be applied.

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Keywords

Cloud for Analytics, C4P, Cloud4Analytics, CloudforAnalytics, Cloud 4 Planning, HCP, C4A, BOC, SAPBusinessObjectsCloud, BusinessObjectsCloud, BOBJ, BOBJcloud, BOCloud., BICloud, BO Cloud, connecting, conecting, conectando, conexão, modelo, SBOC, SAC, Table, Widget, Story, Top N, Ranking, Dimension, Members, Returns, Shows, Displays , KBA , LOD-ANA , SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC) , LOD-ANA-BI , Business Intelligence Functionality, Analytic Models , LOD-ANA-PL , Planning , LOD-ANA-BR , SAC Boardroom , LOD-ANA-PR , SAC Predictive , Problem

Product

SAP Analytics Cloud 1.0