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2728039 - Embedding SAP Analytics Cloud Stories in an iFrame is not possible


  • The following error appears in the Google developer tools console when trying to embed an SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC) Story iframe into a different application (such as SAP Cloud for Customer (C4C)):
    Refused to display '<URL>' in a frame because an ancestor violates the following Content Security Policy directive: "frame-ancestors 'self'".
  • SAP Analytics Cloud is running on a non-SAP data center.


  • SAP Analytics Cloud 2018.19.5. (running on a non-SAP data center)
  • SAP Cloud for Customer

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Try to configure Enabling iframe Embedding.
  2. Notice that "Trusted Origins area" is not available in System >> Administration >> App Integration.
  3. Notice the error in C4C when trying to embed SAC Stories.


  • This is a known limitation of SAP Analytics Cloud running on a non-SAP data center.


** in Q1 (March)2019 for customers on a bi-weekly release cycle.
** in Q2 (May)2019 for customers on quarterly release cycle (QRC).

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