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1640779 - Why does SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence BI 4.0 Installer Packages by default install the program in "C:\Program Files (x86)\"?


  • SAP Business Objects Business Intelligence Platform BI 4.0 is ONLY supported in 64-bit operating system environments.
  • The installer for SAP Business Objects Business Intelligence Platform BI 4.0 server components are compiled as 64-bit application. However, the Business Intelligence platform is installed by default in the "C:\Program Files (x86)\" folder.



  • SAP Business Objects Business Intelligence Platform BI 4.0
  • Microsoft Windows server.


SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.0


Business Intelligence Platform, Program Files (x86), BI4.0, Microsoft recommendation, the installer, server components. , KBA , BI-BIP-DEP , Webapp Deployment, Networking, Vulnerabilities, Webservices , Problem

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