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1740479 - Data connections failed to update from BOE XI3.1 to BI4.0 using UMT


When upgrading from a BIAR file using the Upgrade Management Tool (UMT), which contains objects from a SAP BusinessObjects (BOE) XI 3.1 system, to the BI4.0 CMS system, the data connections fail to update and the following error is displayed:

"The property with ID SI_METADATA_PROPERTIES does not exist in the object"



  • Source Environment:
    • SAP BOE XI 3.1 SP3
  • Destination Environment:
    • SAP BI 4.0 SP02 Patch 15
      Windows 2008-64 bit
      Tomcat 6
  • Windows everything
  • Authentication: Enterprise


SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.0


BI4.0 UMT, SI_METADATA_PROPERTIES , KBA , BI-BIP-DEP , Webapp Deployment, Networking, Vulnerabilities, Webservices , Problem

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