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2658766 - Normal hierarchy dimension based on BW Live is not being shown properly in story widgets in SAP Analytics Cloud


  • Some of the normal hierarchical dimensions do not appear correctly in stories, neither in grid nor in chart.
  • Nodes are shown in flat presentation onlyin SAC, even though it is marked as a hierarchical dimension and there are additional hierarchical views available.
  • Hierarchy is being displayed in Analysis for Office correctly.


  • SAP Analytics Cloud 2018.10.2
  • Live Data Connection to SAP BW

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Create a story with a normal hierarchy dimension from Live BW data source.
  2. Observe that hierarchical nodes can't be expanded in the story.
  3. Additional hierarchical views are available but no child nodes can be displayed.


This issue is currently under investigation by Development.


This issue is currently under investigation by Development.

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