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3246864 - In View Browser app, the "Create Application" button is greyed out


You want to create an Application based on CDS view from View Browser app, but the "Create Application" icon is greyed out at the top.


SAP S/4HANA Cloud 

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to "View Browser" app
  2. Select the CDS View that you want 
  3. The button is greyed out


You're trying to use a Custom CDS View which Data Category is not based on "Query". 


You're trying to use a Custom CDS View which is not Published.


It is only possible to create applications based on Published Views and based on Queries (Custom Analytical Queries app). You can identify the available custom analytical queries using column "Data Category" in View Browser app, the data category should be "Query".

See Also

For more information, please, check SAP Help Portal | View Browser


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