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2985596 - Error message "Specify a value for variable..." when using F4 help in Variables of Planning Sequence with Select All option

Symptom

A Planning Sequence is being used in Analysis Office.

When opening the F4 Help in a hierarchy variable under "Variables of Planning Sequence", if the option "Select All" is selected, the variable value remains empty and the following error occurs after clicking "OK":

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Specify a value for variable <NAME OF VARIABLE> (BRAIN-629, <SID>):

Diagnosis
The variable cannot be empty. You must make an entry in the variable maintenance for variable <NAME OF VARIABLE>.
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Environment

SAP BusinessObjects Analysis, edition for Microsoft Office

Product

SAP Analysis for Microsoft Office all versions

Keywords

Planning Sequence, Variables, Specify a value for variable, error message, F4, help, DoSelectorHierarchyExplicitSelection, Select All , KBA , BI-RA-AO-XLA , Excel Addin , Problem

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