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2648722 - Total is shown on the top when using Table in SAP Analytics Cloud


  • When using Table, the Total appears on top in SAP Analytics Cloud.
  • Even if you set the option called "Arrange totals / parent nodes below" the Total is being show above instead of below. 


  • SAP Analytics Cloud 2018
  • Live Data Connection

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Logon to SAC.
  2. Open a Story which contains table. 
  3. Add a hierarchy to the rows. 
  4. Click on the "More" icon and select "Show totals".
  5. In the Styling menu select "Arrange totals / parent nodes below". 
  6. Notice that the "Total" still appears on the top of the table.


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The feature is currently evaluated by development and product management.

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