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You create InfoAreas in order to structure objects in the SAP BW Metadata Repository.

Create InfoArea on the First Level
  1. In the Project Explorer view in the context menu of the BW project, choose Start of the navigation path New Next navigation step Other End of the navigation path.

  2. In the next popup, select the InfoArea Wizard and choose Next.

    The wizard for creating InfoAreas appears.

  3. To create an InfoArea on the first level of the BW Repository tree, leave the InfoArea field blank.

  4. To ensure that you can find your InfoArea again without difficulty, we recommend setting the Add to Favorites flag.

  5. Enter a name and a description for your InfoArea and choose Finish.

Create InfoArea under an Existing InfoArea
  1. In the BW repository tree of the BW project, in the context menu of the InfoArea underneath which you want to create the new InfoArea, choose Start of the navigation path New Next navigation step InfoArea End of the navigation path.

    The wizard for creating InfoAreas appears. As an alternative, you can call the InfoArea wizard as described in the previous section.

  2. Continue as described above, but leave the target InfoArea as it is in the InfoArea field, or enter a different target InfoArea of your choosing.

Results

The InfoArea is created and activated in the BW Repository tree, and displayed if required in Favorites. The editor for the InforArea is opened.