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1486966 - Error: (WIS 10901) A database error occurred after adding in table to existing Universe


  • Adding a new table from different database to an existing Universe.
  •  Refresh the web intelligence report reporting off the Universe.
  • Error: (WIS 10901) A database error occurred.


  • Business Objects Edge XI 3.0 FP1.1
  • MS SQL SERVER 2005

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Create Universe from MS SQL Server.
  2. Create Web Intelligence report from the Universe.
  3. Add a new table to the existing Universe.
  4. Refresh the Web Intelligence report.


Link the new table that was added to the universe to another existing table in Universe.  


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