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3012984 - Error "caught Exception: exception 42556: Extended dimension processing" in SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC) & SAP Digital Boardroom


The following Error Message occurs in SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC):

  • Error "caught Exception: exception 42556: Extended dimension processing error : Can't read view"
  • Issue not reproduceable on latest version of SAC


  • SAP Analytics Cloud (Enterprise) 2021.21.14

Reproducing the Issue

  1.  Open Story based on Import Data Connection 
  2.  Create a Donut Chart with a Measure Based Dimension
  3.  Observe the Error Message 


This issue is currently under investigation by development.


This issue is currently under investigation by development.

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