A-Z a-z _, <space>, Numbers
Must be usable from DATA() functions. Avoid putting version information in the name and use the description instead.
SALES_DATA_PRODUCTION, "GEM Data"
Dimension & Levels
A-Z a-z _
Since level names are automatically matched, the levels should adhere to the same rules as Excel Column names.
Location, Product_D, PRODUCT_D, PRODUCT, PRODUCT_CODE
A-Z, a-z, _ , no Numbers, no Spaces
Append _DIM for Dimension Sheets
Must be usable from DATA() functions. Valsight translates the Names to internal database names, therefore stricter rules than in Excel apply.
Excel Column Names
A-Z, a-z no Numbers, no Spaces, underscore is OK.
Valsight translates the Names to internal database column names, therefore stricter rules than in Excel apply.
"Number of FTEs"
The filename has no implications for Valsight, as the Data Source name is used to access the file.
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