07-11-2011 09:16 PM
Not sure if this is the right place to post this as I don't see a forum for OLAP studio but my question is pretty simple, if this is the incorrect place can a moderator please move to the correct location?
When you have a cube open and you drag your dimensions over to the rows, how do you set it up so that a new dimension does not automatically become part of the drill down for the previously selected dimension? You can do this via Cognos, but not sure how to do this in SAS OLAP.
For example I have the dimension called say "measure 1" and it has five buckets as follows. My column is an arbitrary selection called "count"
Then say I want to add a dimension called "city" with 2 cities to the current layout, but by default, SAS OLAP adds it as a drill down as such:
and so forth.
What I want to do is add it as a new set of rows as such in other words "stacking" the dimensions....
How do you go about doing this in Cube studio?
08-18-2011 09:04 AM
There is no community for SAS OLAP yet, its brilliant, I know :/
When you say you drag dimensions, and use OLAP Cube Studio to "View the cube".
Have you tried using the OLAP Viewer in EG (open a cube in EG). It is much much
better than the OLAP Viewer in Cube Studio.
08-19-2011 02:36 PM
Thanks Bruce, I have since learned this as well through talking with someone on the phone at SAS support. It seems like it would be a great feature to add in a future update as Cognos has this ability.......