To create import or export maps:

  1. Open the entity.

    See Opening Entities.

  2. Access Map Manager and select a map type.

    See Working with Import and Export Maps.

  3. Click Create.

  4. In New Map, enter a unique name.

  5. Optional: To base the map on another, select Copy of Map, and select a map.

  6. Click OK.

  7. In Maps, select the map and click Check Out.

  8. Select a server, application, and database. See Selecting Planning or Essbase Servers and Databases

  9. SeeMapping Dimensions .

  10. See Mapping Common Dimensions.

  11. See Mapping Accounts.

  12. See Mapping Time Periods.

  13. See Mapping Scenarios.