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2729315 - Time dimensions from Live BW connection are not being ordered in SAP Analytics Cloud charts


  • Alphabetical order is applied for calendar / time dimensions in SAP Analytics Cloud instead of time based order.
  • Time based order can only be set when clicking on "Default Order" button in sorting menu.


  • SAP Analytics Cloud 2018.22
  • Live BW model

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Create bar (or any similar: stacked column, area, line) chart top of a Live BW model.
  2. Add calendar month in X Axis and make to display description.
  3. Try to sort the chart by clicking on "Earliest to latest".
  4. Alphabetical order will be applied.


This issue is currently under investigation by Development.


This issue is currently under investigation by Development.

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