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2742218 - Unable to create or edit file server connection in Connection page in SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC)


  • Unable to create or edit file server connection in Connection page in SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC) 


  • SAP Analytics Cloud 2019.2.0

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Log on to SAC tenant.
  2. Go to Main Menu > System > Administration > System Configuration.
  3. Select Edit and then turn on Allow model import from File Server option.
  4. Select Save.
  5. Go to Main Menu > Connection > Connections and then select Add Connection.
    => File Server connection option is not there.
    => And all existing file server connections are not editable.


This issue has been identified as product defect by Development.


  • The issue is fixed in a future** version of SAP Analytics Cloud.
  • Please refer to Service Level Agreements for SAP Cloud Services.

** in Wave 2019.06. for customers on Bi-Weekly release cycle.
** in Q2 for customers on Quarterly release cycle (QRC).


  • Create model by Importing a file from your computer, where File Server option is available to be choosed and then you can create a new File Server connection.

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