SAP Knowledge Base Article - Public

3167293 - Data Access Control Settings are lost after disabling and enabling DAC in SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC) & SAP Digital Boardroom


The following behaviour occurs after disabling and re-enabling Dimension based Data Access Control in SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC):

  • Previous entries in Read / Write Columns are removed


  • SAP Analytics Cloud (Enterprise) 2022.2.x

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Navigate to Browse > Models > “Select Model” > Model Structure > “Select Dimension” > “Data Access Control” under “Rights / Access”
  2. Turn on the "Data Access Control" option
  3. In the "Read / Write" Columns, enter a User or Team which you wish to give access for a specific Dimension Member
  4. Save the Model
  5. Turn off the "Data Access Control" option
  6. Save the Model
  7. Turn on the "Data Access Control" option
  8. Observe the previously entered entries in the Read / Write columns are removed


This behaviour is currently by design.


An enhancement request has been created below, so if you would like to see the behaviour changed in a future release of SAP Analytics Cloud, please vote the enhancement request in the Influence Portal below, to increase the likelihood of the Development team acknowleding this request;

See Also

Your feedback is important to help us improve our knowledge base.


SAP Cloud for Planning, sc4p, c4p, cforp, cloudforplanning, Cloud for Analytics, Cloud4Analytics, CloudforAnalytics, Cloud 4 Planning, BOC, SAPBusinessObjectsCloud, BusinessObjectsCloud, BOBJcloud, BOCloud., SAC, SAP AC, Cloud-Analytics, CloudAnalytics, SAPCloudAnalytics,Error, Issue, System, Data, User, Unable, Access, Connection, Sac, Connector, Live, Acquisition, Up, Set, setup, Model, BW, Connect, Story, Tenant, Import, Failed, Using, Working, SAML, SSO, sapanalyticscloud, sap analytical cloud, sap analytical cloud, SAC, sap analyst cloud, connected, failure, stopped, sap analyst cloud,,,,,,, predictive analytics (analysis), data analysis (analytics) tools, analytics tools, sap analytics cloud, data literacy, advanced analytics, data democratization, analytics software, real time analytics, self service analytics, advanced data analytics, analytics as a service, analytics cloud / cloud analytics, saas analytics, cloud bi, enterprise planning, cloud data analytics, cloud based analytics, analytics cloud platform, modern analytics, real time analysis, cloud analytics solution(s), what is sap analytics cloud, cloud analytics tools, analytics in the cloud, cloud analytics software , KBA , LOD-ANA-ADM , SAC Administration , Problem


SAP Analytics Cloud 1.0