MDX Dimension Properties 'PARENT_LEVEL' and 'CHILDREN_CARDINALITY' Fail, Getting: "Error(1260046) Unknown Member PARENT_LEVEL used in query" (Doc ID 1349499.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 08, 2016

Applies to:

Hyperion Essbase - Version: 9.3.1.0.00 to 11.1.2.1.000 - Release: 9.3 to 11.1
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Query using MDX DIMENSION PROPERTIES PARENT_LEVEL and CHILDREN_CARDINALITY does not work.
MAXL> LOGIN 'admin' 'hyper1on' ON '192.15.124.16';

OK/INFO - 1051034 - Logging in user [admin].
OK/INFO - 1051035 - Last login on Tuesday, August 2, 2011 5:13:22 PM.
OK/INFO - 1241001 - Logged in to Essbase.

MAXL> SELECT
2> {[DB VK (netto)]} DIMENSION PROPERTIES PARENT_LEVEL, CHILDREN_CARDINALITY ON AXIS(0),
3> {[xxx xxxxx 2 xxxxxx]} DIMENSION PROPERTIES PARENT_LEVEL, CHILDREN_CARDINALITY ON AXIS(1)
4> FROM [TEST].[DB]
5> WHERE
6> ([51_717],[M201106], [PRV],[GC]);

ERROR - 1260046 - Unknown Member PARENT_LEVEL used in query.
ERROR - 1241101 - Unexpected Essbase error 1260046.

Cause

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