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2645894 - Prompt values cannot be saved in SAP Analytics Cloud


When using BW variables as prompt, the values cannot be saved in SAP Analytics Cloud.


  • SAP Analytics Cloud 2018.7.2
  • Business Warehouse
  • Live Data Connection

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Logon to SAC.
  2. Open a Story which is based on Live Data Connection to SAP BW. 
  3. Click on "Edit prompts".
  4. Set a value for a dimension. 
  5. Save the Story.
  6. Reopen the Story.
  7. Notice that the prompt value didn't get saved and the dataset is not being filtered properly. 


This issue is caused by a defect in the product.


This issue is planned to be fixed in Wave 2018.10.

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