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3013171 - Table cells using formula shows "REF_ERR" error after closing and reopen the story in SAP Analytics Cloud


  • Table cells using formula show "REF_ERR" error after closing and re-open the story in SAP Analytics Cloud 


  • SAP Analytics Cloud 2021.1.1

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Create a table canvas in story, add one dimention in row and one dimension in column.
  2. Select title cell, in styling setting panel, add a row above the title cell.
  3. Click a cell in the newly added row, enter a formula, for example "=C4". Note the cell shows text nornally.
  4. Save and re-open the story.
  5. Note text showed in steps 3 changed to "REF_ERR" error.


The issue is under investigation by developer team.


The issue is under investigation by developer team.

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