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3038787 - Fail to create Analytical Dimension with error message "Element xxx must have an association with master data view" - Custom CDS Views

Symptom

There is no contents under Master Data View option list of Elements Properties in Analytical Dimension created when using "Custom CDS Views" fiori application

Environment

  •  SAP S/4HANA CLOUD 2102 / 783

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Create Analytical Dimension using "Custom CDS Views" application
  2. Choose a primary datasource
  3. Navigate to the Element Properties
  4. There is a warning "Element xxx must have an association with master data view" display under Master Data View option list of key elements, there is no content generated in the list

Cause

This datasource has no Master Data View and cannot be used as the Analytical Dimension

Resolution

  • Choose another support datasource and we can check in advance using "View Browser" application
  • The requirement of creating Analytical Dimension can be found in the note 2657021

Keywords

Analytical Dimension, Custom CDS Views, Element, Association, Master Data View , KBA , BC-SRV-APS-GKE , Generic CDS Key User Editor , Problem

Product

SAP S/4HANA Cloud 2102