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2972274 - Variables do not get applied properly in SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC)


  • Variables are not being applied in Stories based on Import Data Connection.
  • After submitting variables when creating a story, or opening an existing story, the charts and tables do not get filtered accordingly. Other variable members are being displayed.


  • SAP Analytics Cloud (Enterprise) 2020.14.11
  • Import Data Connection

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Logon to SAC.
  2. Create a model based on import data connection.
  3. Create a variable (prompt) in the modeling page using some dimensions.
  4. Save the model.
  5. Create a story based on the model and enter the variable values as requested.
  6. Notice that variables do not get applied properly. Other members are also shown in charts and tables.


This issue is currently under investigation by development.


This issue is currently under investigation by development.

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