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2830611 - Unable to upload files with .xlsm extension to SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC)


  • Unable to upload files having .xlsm extensions to SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC).
  • When attempting to upload a file with .xlsm extension, the system throws an error message that "xlsm files are not supported". 


SAP Analytics Cloud 

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Logon to SAC.
  2. Browse to the Files menu.
  3. Attempt to upload a file which has .xlsm extension.
  4. Notice that the upload fails with the error message that "xlsm files are not supported".  


This is a product limitation.


The enhancement to allow the uploading of xlsm file types is going to be available in Q4.

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