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How To Display Level Numbers Of Dimensions Along With Dimension Information When Using The Descendants Function In A Financial Reporting (FR) Report (Doc ID 2240164.1)

Last updated on MARCH 03, 2017

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Hyperion BI+ - Version and later
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You're designing an FR report that will use the Descendants function. The output correctly shows all the specified member's descendant members, but the view is not hierarchical. Members from various levels are displayed with no obvious distinction.

For example, in the below hierarchy, Qtr3 and Qtr4 are children of Year.  Jul, Aug and Sep are children of Qtr3.  And Oct, Nov and Dec are children of Qtr4.

When viewed in FR via the Descendants function, all the members are listed linearly:

Is there a way to display a level number when using the Descendants function?


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