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2799330 - Cannot merge fields in SAP Analytics Cloud story


  • Cannot merge cells in SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC) story
  • Merge button is gray
  • "It is not possible to merge the cells of a whole row or column"


  • SAP Analytics Cloud 2019.10.1

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Create model with BW Live connection.
  2. Create story with above model and insert very simple table.
  3. Insert column and try to merge cells.
    >> Merge button is gray , cannot do merge freely.


The issue is currently by design as it is not possible to merge cells within the Header or Data region


The issue is under investigation by Development team.

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