When using a BW data source, the Rank option is greyed out.
- SAP Analytics Cloud (Enterprise) 2021.1
Reproducing the Issue
- Create a new story based on a BW datasource that contains a hierarchy
- Use that Hierarchy in a chart
- Try to use the Rank option
This is by design as SAC does not currently support using the Rank option on a BW datasource with a hierarchy. BW ranking only works when the dimension uses flat representation.
Note: Rank with Hierarchy is support with Hana.
In order to be able to use ranking, you must use a dimension that has flat representation - not a hierarchy representation
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