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FRUSTRATION!!!

Posted by Alan on April 15, 2008

I love PerformancePoint.  Really I do.  We see huge opportunity for it for growing our business and for what it can provide to our clients.  But every once in a while this thing frustrates me to no end.  Now is one of those times. 

I have created a model and created the input form and created my cycle and granted access to the model and done everything I am supposed to.  However, when I try to go to do data entry into the model I can’t get the damn data entry cells to turn yellow to accept new values.

This has happened to me before and it has always been because I forgot something.   But for the life of me I can’t see what I am missing.  I guess I will have someone else here look at it as I might be too close to it and overlooking something obvious.

UPDATE:  Couldn’t figure it out.  Deleted the model, recreated it without changing anything about the dimensions, roles, security, etc.  Recreated the input form and created a cycle and it worked fine.  This has happened two times before, I am beginning to wonder if there is some bug in there…

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2 Responses to “FRUSTRATION!!!”

  1. Steffen said

    hi alan,

    i love your post! :o) same thing here all day long.

    have a nice day,
    steffen

  2. Alan said

    Steffen,

    Check out this later post, it might help you:

    https://alanwhitehouse.wordpress.com/2008/04/25/for-want-of-a-nail/

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