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2653702 - How to Access the Dimension Editor (Analytics in EC)


  • Cannot locate the Dimension Editor in ORD Admin.
  • WFA on HANA Admin or WFA on HANA Data Factory permission has been granted to the role but Dimension Editor is still unavailable.


SAP SuccessFactors Workforce Analytics

Reproducing the Issue

1. Go to Admin Center and search for Dimension Editor in the Tool Search - no result.

2. Go to the Analytics Admin page. Notice that there is no Dimension Editor option.


The Dimension Editor is located inside the WFA on HANA Data Factory Page.

1. Navigate to Analytics > Analytics ORD > Admin

2. Click on WFA on HANA Data Factory

Go to WFA on HANA Data Factory.jpg

3. The Dimension Editor link can be found on the upper right side, under the Initial Process box.

Dimension Editor.jpg

Note: If the instance is using Report Center, then just create or edit any Report Canvas page then navigate to the Admin menu at the upper right portion of the Canvas designer to follow the steps given above.  Ensure that the required permissions have been granted, see KBA 2550856 - How to configure Analytics In Employee Central?


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