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Can not see a cube in Excel 2010

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 10, 2010    Points: 0   Category :Sql Server
Hi All, I've deployed my cube through BIDS 2008 to the test server with a user role (Read only) successfully. I can browse the cube through BIDS as well as through SSMS. However, when I try to access the cube through Excel 2010 - I'm not even able to see it. [Under the data tab, use other connection - SSAS connection - Server Name - Database name but no cube]. I've read most of the forums here related to this issue but not able to find a solution. Any suggestion?   Thanks, P

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