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2992574 - Model cannot be created in case of adding a geo dimension by area name in SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC)


The following error messages occur in SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC) when trying to create a model with a geo dimension created by area name:

  • We couldn't create dimension "Area_2". Please try again.  Details:  {"targetPerspective":"Area_2","perspectiveType":"Generic","error":"Invalid property IDs: <dimension name>","stack...
  • Errors occurred while creating dimensions during the creation of model "<Model name>". Please try again. If these errors continue, please contact your system administrator.


  • SAP Analytics Cloud (Enterprise) 2020.14.29

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Logon to SAP Analytics Cloud
  2. Create a new model.
  3. Define a new geo dimension by area name.
  4. Try to create the model.
  5. Notice the error.


This issue is currently under investigation by development.


This issue is currently under investigation by development.

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