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2972727 - Strange behavior with Explorer Role in SAP Analytics Cloud


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

  • When the users are blocked from the Explorer role, they can still access explorer mode. 



  • SAP Analytics Cloud (Enterprise) 2020.14.20

Reproducing the Issue

  1.  Create the roles for your users.
  2. Give users access to a story 
  3. See that the users can access explorer mode
  4. Go back to roles
  5. Disable Explorer Role in User Settings
  6. Save changes made to Users
  7. Go back to Story
  8. See that users can still access explorer mode. 


This issue is currently under investigation by development.


This issue is currently under investigation by development.

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