Business Objects Universe: Importing & Exporting

I have a universe in BO that I have exported to the repository.  When I need to make changes I imported the universe, made changes and then tried to export it again.  But when I try to Export it it says that the universe name exists that I need to change the universe name and file name.  I do not want to hav eot change these names because then I will have to change the universe in the reports.  How can I update the universe in the repository and keep the name the same?

BO & Designer version >> 5.1.2
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Hi Mikevere,

You shouldn'e be getting this error in the first place. Repositories are meant for this purpose only. You can export any revisions. Anywaz you can try to import the universe again. Only this time you should lock the Universe (By double-clicking on the Universe name while importing). Make your changes and export and then release the lock. (Double-click on the universe name in the list).

All the very best.


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mikevereAuthor Commented:
Thanks Kuldeep, locking the universe and then importing, making changes and exporting then unlockiing works.
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