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2992251 - Entity Extended Attributes becomes invisible - SAP PD


  • Third party tool such as Erwin generates extra format for entity inside XML model.
  • The format causes an extended attribute in Powerdesigner to be invisible.
  • For example, in the screenshot below, the right hand side is the original model imported from Erwin. The hightlighted xml format is the root cause of the problem.


"Image/data in this KBA is from SAP internal systems, sample data, or demo systems. Any resemblance to real data is purely coincidental."



PowerDesigner 16.x


SAP PowerDesigner 16.6


Erwin, Extended Attribute , KBA , BC-SYB-PD-AMC , Power AMC , Problem

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