Frequently Asked Questions
Sometimes you may get an error with description "goalseek error". This occurs when you try to change single low-level value whilst want to keep the top level value by reallocating other low-level values, or siblings. This technique is utilized in the Product Mix input form.
Now consider the situation where you have created a custom rollup which includes the week 48. And you still want to edit as above. The problem arises if the system can no longer determine the siblings of the week 48. In this example, should it modify weeks 48...52, or should it modify weeks 47...50?
This only occurs if the particular element has multiple direct parents.