Exporting Data from Strategic Finance Clients to Essbase Servers
After you create a map, use it to transfer data between Strategic Finance and Essbase.
To export data:
Open a Strategic Finance file:
To export, open the source file.
To import, open the destination file.
Select File, then Export, and then Edit Existing Map.
In Select Map to Edit, select a map and click Open.
In List Files of Type , select the type of file:
All Files (*.*)—All files in the current directory
Map Retrieve Files—Import Maps (*.mpr)
Map Send Files—Export Maps (*.mps)
You can enter text from the keyboard in List Files of Type to sort the files:
To see files with an extension, type an asterisk (*), a period, and the three-character extension, and press Enter.
To see files with multiple file name extensions, separate extensions with semicolons (;). For example, to see files with the .mpr and .mps extensions, enter “*.mpr; *.mps”.
Select the Essbase server and database and click OK.
Perform an action: