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1571743 - Error #2148 on viewing SWF from InfoView


  • A Dashboard based on XML connection is created in Xcelsius 2008
  • Error # 2148 is received when this dashboard is previewed from InfoView


Xcelsius 2008 Service Pack 3

Business Objects Enterprise XIR3.1 Service  Pack 3

Adobe Flash Player 10.0

Adobe Flash Player 10.1

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Create Xcelsius Dashboard based on XML connection
  2. Export the Dashboard to Business Objects Enterprise from File->SAP Business Objects Enterprise
  3. Error #2148 is received when this Dashboard is viewed in InfoView 


The XML is not placed in the root directory of the Web Application Server


  1. Place the XML under the Tomcat->Root Folder E.g. C:\Program Files\Business Objects\Tomcat55\Webapps\Root
  2. In Xcelsius go to Data Manager->Connection
  3. Select XML Data 
  4. Under Definition Tab Use the Complete path for XML Data URL E.g. http://Servername:Portno/Test.XML 
  5. Export the Dashboard to Business Objects Enterprise
  6. Try to preview the SWF again from InfoView you will be able to preview it successfully


Error #2148, XML, Xcelsius , KBA , BI-RA-XL , Obsolete: BusinessObjects Dashboards and Presentation Design , Problem


SAP BusinessObjects Xcelsius Enterprise 2008