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2669307 - Description cannot be shown for Hierarchies in SAP Analytics Cloud


Description for Hierarchies with External Characteristics cannot be displayed in SAP Analytics Cloud.


  • SAP Analytics Cloud 2018.12
  • Live Data Connection to SAP BW

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Logon to SAC.
  2. Open a Story which contains Hierarchy with External Characteristics.
  3. Notice that only IDs can be displayed instead of Description.  


This issue is currently under investigation by Development.


This issue is currently under investigation by Development.

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