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2829444 - Default filter search option set to Description in SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC) & SAP Digital Boardroom


When searching for Dimensions on Filters / Prompts, by default the search returns results based on their Descriptions so IDs are not returned.

This can be changed by changing the dropdown menu under "Show Description" to "ID and Dimension" but cannot be selected by Default.


  • SAP Analytics Cloud 2019.15.1

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Log in to SAP Analytics Cloud
  2. Apply a filter on a Story
  3. Search for members
  4. Observe search default is set to Description 


This issue is currently behaviour by design.


This issue is currently under investigation by Product Management and the enhancement request can be followed below;

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