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2256517 - Priority of a property of structure members in Bex Queries


You cannot find the applied property (e.g. Number of Decimal Places) in the query with two structures, which leads to unexpected results. This KBA will explain the behavior of queries with structures inside

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  • BEx Query Designer, Query Runtime (Transactions: RSRT, ABAP WEB, JAVA WEB, BEx Analyzer, Analysis for Microsoft Excel).
  • BW Modeling Tool.
  • SAP NetWeaver


SAP BW/4HANA all versions ; SAP Business Warehouse all versions


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