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1756241 - Change Source Wizard Hangs on Existing Webi Report Associated with Deleted Connection


  • When using the Webi Rich App, when attempting to change source via the Change Source Wizard, users cannot get past the object mapping dialog box; it appears hung.
  • When using the Web interface, when attempting to change source via the Edit Data Provider tab, the error 'Universe generation failed for resource id “  ”. Invalid CMS Query. Check if the connection exists in the CMS' displays once the query panel opens.
  • In CMC > Folders > Report object (your report) > Right Click, Tools > Check Relationships – no connection is associated with the report.



  • SAP Business Intelligence Platform 4.0 SP4
  • Web Intelligence
  • OLAP/BICS Connections created in CMC


SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.1 ; SAP enhancement package 2 for SAP NetWeaver 7.0


change source hangs, no connection, remove , KBA , BI-RA-WBI , Web Intelligence , BI-RA-BICS , BI consumer services , BI-BIP-SL-DSL , Dimensional SL , Problem

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