Remove a Financial Dimension Value

Here is a job that can help you remove or blank out a financial dimension.

Note the Dimensions before executing this job


static void sgxRemoveWorkerDimension(Args _args)



     * We will Remove a worker dimension in this example


CustTable                       custTable = CustTable::find(‘CUS-00004’); //Customer Record containing Financial Dimension

DimensionSHA1Hash               hash; //To store the calculated hash for DimensionAttributeValueSet

DimensionAttribute              dimAttr; // Contains the financial dimensions records

DimensionAttributeValue         dimAttrValue; // Contains used financial dimension values

DimensionAttributeValueSet      dimAttrValueSet; //Contains default dimension records

DimensionAttributeValueSetItem  dimAttrValueSetItem; //Contains individual records for default dimensions

DimensionAttributeSetItem       dimAttrSetItem; // Contains the number of dimensions active for a account structure ledger


HashKey     valueKeyHashArray[]; //To store the has key of dimension in question

Map         dimAttrRecId, dimAttrStr; //To store the dimension attribute recid and dimension attribute value display value

Set         dimAttrValueRecId;

SetEnumerator   setEnum;

int dimAttrCount, i;



//Initialize the map to store the backing entity types

dimAttrRecId = new Map(Types::Int64, Types::Integer);

dimAttrValueRecId = new Set(Types::Int64);

dimAttrStr = new Map(Types::Int64, Types::String);


//Find all the active dimensions for current ledger except main account and store there

//backing entity type in the map

while select RecId from dimAttr

order by Name

where dimAttr.Type != DimensionAttributeType::MainAccount

join RecId from dimAttrSetItem

where dimAttrSetItem.DimensionAttribute == dimAttr.RecId &&

dimAttrSetItem.DimensionAttributeSet == DimensionCache::getDimensionAttributeSetForLedger()



dimAttrRecId.insert(dimAttr.RecId, dimAttrCount);



//initialize hash key array to null

for (i = 1; i<= dimAttrCount; i++)

valueKeyHashArray[i] = emptyGuid();


//Get individual dimension attribute records and display values except worker dimension

//Store them in sets

while select DisplayValue, DimensionAttributeValue from dimAttrValueSetItem

where dimAttrValueSetItem.DimensionAttributeValueSet == custTable.DefaultDimension

join DimensionAttribute, HashKey from dimAttrValue

where dimAttrValue.RecId == dimAttrValueSetItem.DimensionAttributeValue

join RecId from dimAttr

where dimAttr.RecId == dimAttrValue.DimensionAttribute

&& dimAttr.BackingEntityType != tableNum(DimAttributeHcmWorker)//As we ignore worker dimension, its hash key remains blank



dimAttrStr.insert(dimAttrValueSetItem.DimensionAttributeValue, dimAttrValueSetItem.DisplayValue);

valueKeyHashArray[dimAttrRecId.lookup(dimAttrValue.DimensionAttribute)] = dimAttrValue.HashKey;



//Calculate the hash for the current values

hash = DimensionAttributeValueSetStorage::getHashFromArray(valueKeyHashArray, dimAttrCount);


//Null hash indicates no values exist, which may occur if the user entered an invalid value for one dimension attribute

if (hash == conNull())


throw error(“Wrong value for Dimensions”);



// Search for existing value set

dimAttrValueSet = DimensionAttributeValueSet::findByHash(hash);


// This value set does not exist, so it must be persisted

if (!dimAttrValueSet)



// Insert the value set with appropriate hash

dimAttrValueSet.Hash = hash;



// Insert only specified set items use this

setEnum = dimAttrValueRecId.getEnumerator();


while (setEnum.moveNext())



dimAttrValueSetItem.DimensionAttributeValueSet = dimAttrValueSet.RecId;

dimAttrValueSetItem.DimensionAttributeValue = setEnum.current();

dimAttrValueSetItem.DisplayValue = dimAttrStr.lookup(setEnum.current());








custTable.DefaultDimension = dimAttrValueSet.RecId;





Result After Job Run


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