Deleting Parent Members

Data values are identified by a set of dimension member values and an application type. Deleting dimension members or deselecting the application type results in data loss when refreshing the application.


Before starting this procedure, perform a backup. See the Oracle Enterprise Performance Management System Backup and Recovery Guide.

To delete a parent member and all its descendants from the dimension hierarchy:

  1. Click the Navigator icon Navigator icon.
  2. Under Create and Manage, click Dimensions.
  3. From the Dimension list, select the dimension whose member, descendants, or branch that you want to delete
  4. Click Delete.
  5. Click OK.