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How to Create a User Defined Consolidation in TM1 Architect & Perspectives

Sometimes we want to create a rollup of elements from a dimension that does not exist in the dimension structure itself. We have a choice. We can either go back to the developers and have them add a new rollup, or in Architect and Perspectives, we can create what is called a User Defined Consolidation. […]

Stop Architect Hanging when Clicking Consolidated Element

There are times user face issues trying to navigate in the dimension (subset editor) with thousands of elements, and accidentally click on the consolidated element. TM1 Architect hangs and the user is unable to click anywhere, until TM1 displays all the elements under the consolidated element in the property window. How to avoid Architect Hanging […]

Connecting to Alternative TM1 Server

If you’re like most of our clients you’ll have both a production and non-production environment for Cognos Express or TM1. It is not real obvious though how you switch servers from, say Production to Development, or Development to Test etc. Well here’s how you can easily change your TM1 login to point to a development, […]

"C" for Clear or Zero (all child values in a cube)

In TM1, what’s the easy way to zero all the values in a cube, or all the child values of a parent? Easy, open the cube in Architect, navigate to the total you want to clear out and press “C”.You’ll then be asked if you want to perform a ‘Clear’ operation.  Say yes and Zap. Gone. […]

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