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Business Objects - Error while running report

Posted on 2011-02-14
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Hi,

Im getting this error while Im running a report using Infoview (BO).

Erro attahced.

I want to know where can I check the user/pass that its is using to run the query for the report.

Tks,
Joao Telles
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by:mlmcc
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When you publish the report you have the option to set a userid and password.

You should be able to change them through the CMC

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by:joaotelles
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I looking into the CMC bur coudnt find the place to change it....

I looked in:
Home > Folders > Smart > Client Provisioning

and

Home >
Universes


None of them I found anything related to user/pass..... maybe I have to change it using Designer?
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Which reporting tool are you using?

Most don't save the password.  In the CMC it would be related to assigning the database.

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Kurt Reinhardt earned 500 total points
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Is this a Crystal Report, Web Intelligence, etc..? Database configuration for Crystal Reports is done at the object level in the CMC.  So, you need to drill down to the actual report in the CMC and then set it's connection properties.  That being said, it depends what type of database authentication method you're using.  Are you using single sign-on DB authentication the system passes your windows ID directly to the database as opposed to storing it in the CMC on a per report basis?

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by:joaotelles
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Tks for the reply ! Im a a newbie with this so could you pls describe exactly where at CMC should I find the filed to make the change.

Is it here?
Home > Folders
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by:Kurt Reinhardt
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What version of BusinessObjects are you running and what type of report is it?  Are you the administrator or is there somebody else who does that?

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Administrator.
BO XI Release 2.

By 'type of report' you meant what exactly?

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Crystal Report, WebIntelligence Report, etc..
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WebIntelligence Report
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Unfortunately, I'm not a WebI guru and don't currently have access to an environment with WebI available

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