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1904204 - Synonyms not displaying columns in IDT


  • Unable to view synonym columns in data foundation of Information Design Tool(IDT).
  • The synonym is visible is in the table browser, however the columns of the synonym are not visible when using OLE DB connection.
  • The synonym is not visible in the table browser when using ODBC connection for SQL server.



  • SAP BusinessObjects BI 4.0
  • Information Design Tool
  • SQL server 2008


SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.0


SQL Server, Synonyms, OLEDB, ODBC, views , KBA , BI-BIP-SL , Semantic Layer , Problem

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