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2971445 - Open Explorer is disabled with warning "This widget cannot be opened in Explorer because it uses the following invalid entities" in SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC)

Symptom

The following occurs in SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC):

  • Open Explorer is disabled with warning This widget cannot be opened in Explorer because it uses the following invalid entities: XXXXXXXXXXXXX
  • This is happening for a table contains Live BW data. And there is filter applied for measure to only select a few measures but not all.

Environment

  • SAP Analytics Cloud (Enterprise) 2020.18

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Open the problematic story. In this story it has a table which has data coming from Live BW model.
  2. The table properties Enable Explorer is set as true.
  3. In measures, edit filter to only select a few members but not all.
  4. Right click the table and notice Open Explorer is disabled. When mouse it over, it has the warning message below:
    This widget cannot be opened in Explorer because it uses the following invalid entities: XXXXXXXXXXXXX
    (XXXXXXXXXXXXX appears to be the GUID of the selected measure members)

Cause

This issue is currently under investigation by development.

Resolution

This issue is currently under investigation by development.

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Keywords

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Product

SAP Analytics Cloud 1.0