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1839017 - secEnterprise could not be found or does not exist in Xcelsius 2008


Error "secEnterprise could not be found or does not exist" received while saving dashboard to Business Objects Repository


  • Xcelsius 2008 all service packs

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Open Xcelsius 2008
  2. Try to log into the repository
  3. Receive an error "secEnterprise could not be found or does not exist"


  • secEntrprise.dll failed to register during the installation even though the installation was successful .


  1. On your Windows machine go to start ---> Run
  2. Enter the following command : regsvr32 "C:\Program Files\Business Objects\BusinessObject Enterprise 11.5\Win32_x86\Plugins\auth\secEnterprise.dll"
  3. Click on Ok
  4. Try to log in again after successful registration of the DLL


KBA , BI-RA-XL , Obsolete: BusinessObjects Dashboards and Presentation Design , Problem


SAP BusinessObjects Xcelsius Enterprise 2008