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2989452 - Accumulative sum not working with table having years in SAP Analytics Cloud


  • Accumulative sum starts counting sum from the ALL column instead of year column


  • SAP Analytics Cloud (Enterprise) 2020

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Create a story based on a model or data source with numerical values (measures) to build a running total of the accumulated values.
  2. Create table with an account dimension in row and year period in column
  3. Right click account
  4. Click add calculation
  5. Select accumulative sum (single)
  6. Notice that accumulative sum is starting from ALL Column and that is total of all years

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This is the limitation of current product.


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