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2728886 - Importing Business ByDesign Business Content fails in SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC)


  • Importing Business ByDesign Business Content fails in SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC).
  • Following error messages appear in notification toolbar:
    • "Importing SAP Business ByDesign Failed"
    • "Object 'SAP_BYD_FI_EARNDPROFIT' failed to import"


  • SAP Analytics Cloud 2018.22

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Browse file from Main menu
  2. Select Content library from left-hand menu
  3. Click Business Content
  4. Select Business ByDesign
  5. Click "click to import"
  6. Notice error message from notification tab


The importing file contains audit tables which are not supported for SAC version.


  • The issue is fixed in a future** version of SAP Analytics Cloud
  • Please refer to maintenance document.

** in Wave 2019.03 for customers on Bi-Weekly release cycle.
** in Q2 for customers on Quarterly release cycle.

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