Aliases Do Not Load In Essbase: "Error adding alias (xxxxxx) to member [xxxx], alias must be unique among its siblings" (Doc ID 1328845.1)

Last updated on JULY 29, 2016

Applies to:

Hyperion Essbase - Version 11.1.2.1.000 and later
Hyperion Essbase Studio - Version 11.1.2.1.000 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When loading from Studio, received the following error:

Error adding alias (xxxxxxxx _ ??????????) to member xxxxxxxxx

The above error does not give much information.  The same parent-child-file was loaded using an Essbase dim build rule. The following records were returned:

Error adding alias (xxxxxx) to member [xxxx], alias must be unique among its siblings

Cause

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