Action Filter Using Selected Fields Fails When Source Hierarchy is Collapsed

Published: 21 Oct 2014
Last Modified Date: 20 Sep 2019


When using an action filter whose 'Selected Filters' are the dimensions in a hierarchy, activating the filter results in a blank worksheet when the source worksheet hierarchies are not fully expanded.


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Instead of creating one action filter with multiple 'Selected Fields' dimensions, create multiple action filters each with one 'Selected Field' dimension.

Additional Information

For more information about adding a Filter for a Selected Field, see Filter Action.

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