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3258772 - Not possible to activate the Explorer View Mode for a particular table in SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC)


  • Enable Explorer option is not present on widgets where BW queries have second structures.
  • Although it's possible to Enable Explorer function on story level by File->Edit Story->Story Details and enabling toggle "Enable Explorer for all Charts and Tables". This option, however, might add objects to the explorer mode while enabling it, that are not needed.


  • SAP Analytics Cloud (Enterprise) 2022.15.15

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Select widget based on BW queries that have second structures.
  2. Observe that Enable Explorer option is not present on the builder panel.


  • The Explorer does not support SAP BW queries with a second structure, but you can visualize such SAP BW queries in table and chart widgets.


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bw second structures, enable explorer, explorer bw structures, bw query enable explorer , KBA , LOD-ANA-DES , Story Design & Visualizations , Product Enhancement


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