SAP Knowledge Base Article - Public

2393699 - The save as function in Advanced Reporting overwrites existing query.

Symptom

While editng an existing query in Advanced Reporting and you navigate to the Save As function, you are unable to Save As the exisitng query to create a new query unless you would like the original query to be overwritten. 

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Environment

All SuccessFactors Environments.

Reproducing the Issue

Log into BizX > Analytics > Analytics > Advanced Reporting > Open a Query > Click on Save As > Rename the Query > Click OK > See the Message Box warning that saving the query will overwrite the existing query. 

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Cause

**Waiting to see if this is By Design or a defect with Product Management**

Resolution

Currently, there is a workaround in place that only works when you change the language being used for the query i.e. from English (United States) to English (United Kingdom).

Log into BizX > Analytics > Analytics > Advanced Reporting > Open a Query > Click on Save As > Rename the Query > Change the Language from English (United States) to English (United Kingdom) or vice versa. > Click OK. > Note that you have the option of opening both queries.

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Keywords

Advanced Reprting, ODS, Analytics. , KBA , LOD-SF-ANA-ODS , Advanced Reporting , LOD-SF-ANA , Analytics & Reporting (Ad Hoc, ORD) , Problem

Product

SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core 1608 ; SAP SuccessFactors Workforce Analytics 1608 ; SAP SuccessFactors Workforce Analytics 1611