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Query as InfoProvider - Percentage Function

Hi guys,

I am facing a problem when using a query as an Infoprovider. I flagged the query as InfoProvider in RSRT and connected it to a DSO via a transformation. Within the Query I have a formula column that is calculating the percentage Share of another key figure by using the function "%GT Percentage Share of Total". Somehow this seems to cause problems, as the DTP I am using to load the query data into the DSO always provides the following errors:

When removing the calculated column including the percentage function the DTP works just fine and gets a green result.

Any ideas on that issue? Are percentage functions a known restriction when it comes to using queries as InfoProviders? I wasn't able to find anything in the documentation on that topic.

Many thanks in advance,

Tobias

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  • Posted on Dec 08, 2014 at 01:30 PM

    Hello Tobias

    Please try to realize the calculation of Formula in Calculated Key figure and try to load the data.

    Probably local formula is not supported although I have never tried this type extraction.

    Ashish

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  • Posted on Dec 09, 2014 at 02:08 PM

    Hi Tobias,

    use the 'constant selection' as described in KBA:

    1951436

    Cheers,

    Nora

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