2594261 - Unable to import data into a new category when using BPC as a data source in SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC)

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2594261 - Unable to import data into a new category when using BPC as a data source in SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC)

Symptom

  • When you try to import data from an SAP Business Planning and Consolidation (BPC) data source, you are only allowed to select an existing category that is available in the SAP Analytics Cloud model (Category / Version dimension).
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  • The Category dimension is read only and new category types cannot be added.
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Environment

  • SAP Analytics Cloud 2018.1

Cause

Limitation.

Resolution

Please use the following workaround:

  1. Create a private version from the actual version and select “None” (no data).
  2. Click Save As on the new private version.
  3. Select version name Budget / Category Budget.
  4. You should now be able to import data to the Budget Category in the Import – version mapping step.

See Also

Keywords

EPM, SAP Cloud for Planning, sc4p, c4p, cforp, cloudforplanning, Hana Cloud for Planning, EPM-ODS, Cloud for Analytics, C4P, Cloud4Analytics, CloudforAnalytics, Cloud 4 Planning, HCP, C4A, BOC, SAPBusinessObjectsCloud, BusinessObjectsCloud, BOBJ, BOBJcloud, BOCloud., BICloud, BO Cloud, connecting, conecting, conectando, conexão, modelo, SBOC, SAC, SAP BusinessObjects Cloud, Business Objects, SAC, SAP AC, Cloud-Analytics, CloudAnalytics, SAPCloudAnalytics , KBA , bpc version sac , LOD-ANA , SAP Analytics Cloud , LOD-ANA-BI , SAP Analytics Cloud - Business Intelligence (BOC) , LOD-ANA-BR , SAP Analytics Cloud - Digital Boardroom , LOD-ANA-PL , SAP Analytics Cloud – Planning (BOC) , LOD-ANA-PR , SAP Analytics Cloud – Predictive (BOC) , Problem

Product

SAP Analytics Cloud 1.0