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2863082 - [Smart Predict] Japanese field name is changed to Col_xx in SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC)


  • Japanese field name is changed to Col_xx in SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC) 
  • Field name changed to Col__xx while using dataset with Multi-byte data 


SAP Analytics Cloud

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Logon to SAP Analytics Cloud.
  2. Main menu -> Create -> Dataset, upload a dataset with Japanese filed name.
  3. Main menu -> Create -> Predictive Scenario.
  4. Click any type of model, for example Time Series, put the Scenario name as TS_Scenario.
  5. Click Create Predictive Model, put some description in the popup window.
  6. In Input Dataset, select the dataset uploaded before.
  7. Click Edit Variable Metadata, observe the Name of field changed to Col_, Col__2, ...., Description is same to filed name.
  8. Select needed setting and Train the model.
  9. Check the model result, for example in Influencer Contributions -> Influencer is displayed as Col_, Col__2, .....


The issue is addressed in version QRC 1 2020 and version 2019.23.

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