Knowledgebase: FDM
Error When Importing From SAP "Invalid Key: File Prompt" in FDM
Posted by Priya Doyle on 08 February 2011 03:55 PM

Error When Importing From SAP "Invalid Key: File Prompt" in FDM [ID 1287144.1]

 Modified 31-JAN-2011     Type PROBLEM 

Applies to:

Hyperion Financial Data Quality Management - Version: and later   [Release: 11.1 and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When selecting the import screen for a SAP adapter location receiving the error message "Invalid Key: File Prompt"


This often seems to occur when the application is imported- an extra hidden line is created in the import format which means it doesn't work correctly .This can be seen as a small dark box in the details of the import format on the left hand side.


A) Choose Metadata > Import Formats

B) Click on the import format in the top pane and click the "Delete" button

C) Click "Update Grid"

D) Re-create the import format by clicking "Add" to re-add the import format, enter the name, Description, Type, and Delimiter and update the grid

E) In the bottom-pane re-create the import format.

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