When saving the Dashboards Design object to the repository, the progress bar gets dismiss and freezes.
- Dashboard Design 4.0 SP2 Fix Pack 2.21
- Live office 4.0 SP2 Fix Pack 2.21
- Microsoft Office 2010
Reproducing the Issue
Open the migrated XLF in Dashboards Design having multiple Live office connection.
Save to platform as a dashboards design object.
The 'generate SWF' message shows up and later it gets dismissed. Dashboard freezes.
Approximately after 20 minutes it shows "could not generate the swf file...."
This issue has been logged as bug ADAPT01664714
This issue was rejected by Product team stating the complexity in design of dashboards.
Read SAP Note-1747458 - Dashboards Design hangs after dashboards are published to BI Platform.
Also, disable the setting of "Enable Load Cursor" and "Disable Mouse Input on Load" from usage tab for each connection from Data->Connection.
Live office, Xcelsius, Dashboard freezes , KBA , BI-RA-XL , Obsolete: BusinessObjects Dashboards and Presentation Design , Bug Filed