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2769586 - "[Application Error]:Cannot read property 'getSystemDescription' of null" error appears in SAP Analytics Cloud

Symptom

After creating a time dimension in the modeler, the corresponding Story displays the following error in SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC):
"[Application Error]:Cannot read property 'getSystemDescription' of null"

Environment

  • SAP Analytics Cloud 2019.4.8
  • Live Data Connection to SAP HANA

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Logon to SAC.
  2. Open a model which is based on HANA Live Data Connection.
  3. Create a Time Dimension in the modeler.
  4. Open an existing story which is based on this model.
  5. Notice that the above mentioned error message appears.

Cause

This issue is currently under investigation by Development.

Resolution

This issue is currently under investigation by Development.

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Keywords

BOC, SAPBusinessObjectsCloud, BusinessObjectsCloud, BOBJcloud, BOCloud., SAC, SAP AC, Cloud-Analytics, CloudAnalytics, SAPCloudAnalytics, HANA, time, dimension, create, application, error, appears, displays, cannot, read, property, getSystemDescription , KBA , LOD-ANA , SAP Analytics Cloud , LOD-ANA-BI , SAP Analytics Cloud - Business Intelligence (BOC) , LOD-ANA-PL , SAP Analytics Cloud – Planning (BOC) , LOD-ANA-BR , SAP Analytics Cloud - Digital Boardroom , LOD-ANA-PR , SAP Analytics Cloud – Predictive (BOC) , Problem

Product

SAP Analytics Cloud 1.0