2628960 - "Export as CSV" option is grayed out in SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC)

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2628960 - "Export as CSV" option is grayed out in SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC)


"Export as CSV" option is not available when trying to export a table contains Live SAP BW or SAP S/4HANA content from a Story in SAP Analytics Cloud.


  • SAP Analytics Cloud 2018.5.1
  • SAP Business Warehouse

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Create a new Story.
  2. Add a Table.
  3. Select a model created from live SAP BW or SAPS/4HANA connections for data source.
  4. Choose '' - "More Actions" and notice that '' - "Export as CSV" option is grayed out.


  • Exporting from table is not supported, if the model data is based on live SAP BW or SAPS/4HANA.
  • For further information, see "Exporting Data as a CSV File"


CSV export from  Live BW and SAP S/4HANA is planned to be supported from wave 2018.10.

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