3 Replies Latest reply on Nov 7, 2018 9:34 AM by Ritesh Bisht

    Secondary Data source in my worksheet?

    Greg Mooney

      I have a worksheet that is only using 1 data source (that I know of) and it should only be one.

       

      When I look at my Data source tab on the left of the worksheet I see another one of my data sources has the orange check mark next to it, indicating that it is the secondary data source for this worksheet.

       

      I do not know how it got applied and would like to know how I can figure out which dimension or measure (or anything else like parameters, etc.) might be in the workbook?

       

      Thanks.

        • 1. Re: Secondary Data source in my worksheet?
          Sasha Hanna

          Hi Greg,

          Have you tried closing the secondary datasource? If you are indeed using fields from it, it will give you a warning telling you that closing it may break sheets in your workbook.

          Cheers,

          Sasha

          • 2. Re: Secondary Data source in my worksheet?
            Jim Dehner

            Good morning Greg

            I'd have to see the tebx workbook to be sure but is there any chance you had a workbook open when opened you new data source?

             

            Just click on the second data source and it the dimensions and measures will show up

             

            JIm

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            • 3. Re: Secondary Data source in my worksheet?
              Ritesh Bisht

              Hi Greg ,

               

              1) Check for the Blended columns  (red mark below )

               

              Screenshot 2018-11-07 at 11.00.42 PM.png

               

              2) Check for the Orange mark as below (Sum(saes) on RHS)

               

               

              Screenshot 2018-11-07 at 11.01.01 PM.png  

               

               

              You must be having at-least one  Orange field from the Secondary data-source.

              You see orange only when you drag something from secondary DS so please check for the same

               

              Thanks,Ritesh

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