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3105783 - Unable to change date format in SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC)


The following behavior occurs in SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC):

  • Cannot modify the format of a Date Dimension in a Story


SAP Analytics Cloud (Enterprise)

Reproducing the Issue

  1.  Create a Story
  2.  Insert a Table with Date Dimensions, the Date Dimensions are shown with YYYY-MM-DD format


Date Format must be done at Model level:


  1.  When creating the Model, select Date Dimension
  2.  Set Type to Date Dimension (if not automatically detected)
  3.  Set  Date Format to the desired format i.e.  DD/MM/YYYY

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