Essbase error (1020098): Duplicate Name Found In Grid When Doing A Refresh In Smartview (Doc ID 1938738.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 21, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion General Ledger Cloud Service - Version 11.1.7.0.0 and later
Oracle Fusion General Ledger - Version 11.1.7.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : NA version, Smartview connection

When attempting to refresh a Smartview query an error pops up stating it does not recognize the difference between the company (column B) and intercompany (column F) columns.
From there it will show the same error for other dimensions.

ERROR
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Essbase error (1020098): Duplicate name [001-WorldWide] found in Grid, unable to resolve.


STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Open excel spreadsheet
2. Totally disconnect from server, establish connection with server(Smartview > Panel > Connections, Disconnect All, Connect, Oracle Essbase > COAInstance > db > Ad hoc analysis)
3. Pop up error appears and cannot move further

Cause

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