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2724292 - 'This name is already exist. Choose a different name' error is seen for Calculation Input Control in SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC)

Symptom

  • 'This name is already exist. Choose a different name' error is seen for Calculation Input Control in SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC).
  • The error is seen, even pressing an extra space after the name of the Calculation Input Control.
  • This error message was not able to reproduce in Wave 2018.17.

Environment

  • SAP Analytics Cloud 2018.22.1

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Login to SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC).
  2. Create a new Story with Canvas page.
  3. Insert a chart.
  4. For a measure object insert a new Calculation.
  5. Define an Input Control with name for instance: Quarter.
  6. Assign a Dimension for this.
  7. Click OK.
  8. Create a new page.
  9. Insert a new Calculation.
  10. Create a new Input Control.
  11. Give a name of the Input Control as the same name as in the previous page but enter an extra space. For example: Quarter .
  12. Observe the following error message:
    'This name is already exist. Choose a different name'

Cause

  • This issue is currently under investigation by Development.

Resolution

  • This issue is currently under investigation by Development.

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Keywords

SAP Cloud for Planning, sc4p, c4p, cforp, cloudforplanning, EPM-ODS, Cloud for Analytics, Cloud4Analytics, CloudforAnalytics, Cloud 4 Planning, BOC, SAPBusinessObjectsCloud, BusinessObjectsCloud, BOBJcloud, BOCloud., SAC, SAP AC, Cloud-Analytics, CloudAnalytics, SAPCloudAnalytics , KBA , 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