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2971644 - Hierarchy member set to <root> and cannot be changed in public dimensions in SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC)

Symptom

The following behavior occurs in SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC):

  • Hierarchy member set to <root> and cannot be changed in public dimensions.

When trying to change the member ID and add it in a new row the following error appears:

  • "The member [<member ID>] needs to be the root member in all hierarchies. Please check the hierarchies [<Hier_1>, <Hier_2>, ... , <Hier_n>]."

Environment

  • SAP Analytics Cloud (Enterprise)  2020.14.20

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Login to SAC.
  2. Open a public dimension.
  3. Notice a member ID where all hierarchy members set to <root>.
  4. Notice that <root> cannot be changed.
  5. Change Member ID and description.
  6. Add a new row with the initial member ID and description and assign the needed hierarchies.
  7. Save the model.
  8. Notice the error: 

Cause

This issue is currently under investigation by development.

Resolution

This issue is currently under investigation by development.

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Product

SAP Analytics Cloud 1.0