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2942294 - Warning message appears when trying to create linked dimension between Live HANA model and import data model in SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC)

Symptom

The following warning message appears when trying to create linked dimension between Live HANA model and import data model  in SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC):

  • Warning: Blending is not supported between the linked models. This link can only be used for filtering.
  • You can blend these models as long as the amount of data returned from systems not performing the blend is within each system's defined limit.

Environment

  • SAP Analytics Cloud (Enterprise) 2020.8.15

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Log on to SAC tenant.
  2. Create a new story based on Live HANA model.
  3. Select '' (Link Dimensions) from the menu bar.
  4. In Link Dimensions dialog,  select Add Model to add another import data model.
    => Warning: Blending is not supported between the linked models. This link can only be used for filtering.
  5. Choose one or more dimensions from two models and then click Set button.
    => A warning icon appears with tips "You can blend these models as long as the amount of data returned from systems not performing the blend is within each system's defined limit.".
  6. When finished, select Done.
    => It is impossible to create blending chart/table from the two models.
    => The linked dimension can be only used for story filter or page filter.

Cause

This issue is currently under investigation by development.

Resolution

This issue is currently under investigation by development.

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Product

SAP Analytics Cloud 1.0