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Planning Analytics

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PAX and Cognos Packages with Calculations

Planning Analytics for Excel does NOT support the use of Calculation Objects from a Cognos BI Package. Please have PAX support Calculation Objects .
almost 2 years ago in Planning Analytics 1 Not under consideration

General behaviour of opening the set editor from Pafe Task Pane.

Problem 1 : If you select edit set from a specific subset then you don’t get to that subset, you get to the default (if defined) or the All Roots, not a logical step. Even more confusingly the header for the set editor gives the set name you opene...
12 months ago in Planning Analytics 0 Submitted

Copy Paste from Subset Editor to Excel

Copy paste from Subset editor to excel via PA web is not available. This feature is requested by the user as it makes it simple for real time analysis. It makes it simple to copy paste dimension elements when the entire snapshot is not needed.
about 3 years ago in Planning Analytics 5 Functionality already exists

Multi-View Synchronized Scrolling

In PAW book I would like to put two views from two different cubes that share the "Account" dimension for example. The one view has accounts to track expenses and the other view has drivers that determine the allocation methodology.
over 1 year ago in Planning Analytics 0 Future consideration

When exporting snapshot or slice of a PAfE (PAX) Excel workbook from PAW : add the possibility to not include hidden sheets

When integrating a PAX / PAfE workbook in a PAW book, we can go to Export menu and select Excel Snapshot or Excel Slice, but the number of exported sheets is much more than expected, due to the existence of hidden sheets in the workbook. We need a...
over 2 years ago in Planning Analytics 5 Not under consideration

Notification of timeouts via popup or connection indicator in PAx

Would like a more visual indication that you've been timed out from your connection in PAx as it's not easy to tell if you been disconnected. Perhaps a status indicator for when you are connected or disconnected in the menu, or at least a popup no...
over 4 years ago in Planning Analytics 4 Not under consideration

Adding a View in PAW will add the 'Default' view if available

When right clicking on a view in PAW PAW should check for and open the default view (Public / Private) if available. this is the same behavior as architect
over 4 years ago in Planning Analytics 1 Future consideration

PAW: Show Process Status Popup After Run Process by Button

After run a process by button in PAW, I'd like to see a popup message saying that the process has finished and its status, most of the times, successful.
about 3 years ago in Planning Analytics 2 Planned for future release

PAfE: UNDEF rule function display as N/A

Using UNDEF rule function returns different results in PAW and PAFE. In PAW it displays #N/A, while in PAFE it’s blank cell. Default server formatting applied. In general PAW and PAfE as standard user interfaces should both work in a consistent ma...
5 months ago in Planning Analytics 0 Not under consideration

Edit Option for Custom Calculations in PAW

There is no option to edit the calculation that created in the planning analytics workspace, only way to edit is to remove and recreate a new calculation again.
almost 4 years ago in Planning Analytics 4 Planned for future release