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NullKeyConvertedToUnknown Element
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NullKeyConvertedToUnknown Element (ASSL)

Specifies the action to be taken when a null conversion error is encountered.


Characteristic Description

Data type and length

String (enumeration)

Default value



0-1: Optional element that can occur once and only once.

Relationship Element

Parent element


Child elements


Null conversion errors occur when a null value is encountered in a key column and interpreted as the Unknown member. However, this error occurs only if the NullProcessing element for the DataItem ancestor of the ErrorConfiguration parent element is set to UnknownMember.

The value of this element is limited to one of the strings listed in the following table.

Value Description


Processing ignores the error and continues.


Processing reports the error and continues.


Processing reports the error and stops.

The enumeration that corresponds to the allowed values for NullKeyConvertedToUnknown in the Analysis Management Objects (AMO) object model is ErrorOption.

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