SAP Knowledge Base Article - Public

2527309 - Missing Show Analytics (Sub Tab) permission from Analytics Permissions


User is unable to view the Show Analytics (Sub Tab) checkbox in the Analytic Permissions.

Show Analytics (sub tab).png


  • SAP SuccessFactors HCM Suite
  • Online Report Designer (ORD)
  • Canvas Report

Reproducing the Issue

Navigate to Admin Center -> Analytics Permissions -> Checkbox to enable Analytics subtab (Show Analytics) is missing.


  • When the report center is enabled in the instance all the reporting tools are unified under the report center tab For this reason it is not possible to have the Analytics sub tab separate.
  • The flag "Customer has Workforce Analytics License" is not enabled and the WFA cube is not created yet


  • The permission checkbox show analytics sub-tab is not visible because the Report center is enabled. The ORD reports & functionalities such as Detailed & Advanced Reporting can be accessed via the Report Canvas, under the report center, as described in the KBA 2515057.

  • If you are a Partner implementing WFA, please follow the steps below:
  1. Go to Provisioning
  2. Make sure that the flag "Customer has Workforce Analytics License" is enabled
  3. Create the WFA cube
  4. Once the cube is created, go to Provisioning again
  5. Click on Sync WFA Cube Info button
  6. Save
  7. The flag "Workforce Analytics Client (Metrics Cube Data Source)" should be enabled
  8. Refresh RBP
  9. The Show Analytics option should be available in RBP after that


Analytics sub tab - show analytics - canvas report is not showing - is not appearing - ORD - advanced reporting WFA , KBA , LOD-SF-ANA-ORD , Online Report Designer , LOD-SF-RCM-REP , Reporting & Analytics, Data Imports & Exports , Problem


SAP SuccessFactors Recruiting all versions