Detail Object in SAP Business Objects
Detail Objects : A detail object is represented by the pyramid icon and can be viewed by clicking the + plus to the left of the dimension.
• A detail object is always associated with a dimension object.
• A detail object provides more information about the dimension object.
• Detail objects are not required in a universe. They are used as a way to organize the data within the universe.
• When u have multiple data provider this object becomes very handy. Even after linking the objects between two dataprovider you won’t be able to drag and drop the dimention object on the table. What you need to do is create a variable and make it detail associate it with key object and then use it.