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1969861 - How to troubleshoot a Data Services Designer when it does not open or crashes? - Data Services


  • When you try to open the Designer, the Designer logo windows appears for one second and then disappears. The Designer client application never opens.
  • Note: You input the CMS, userid and password. The list of repositories appear. After you select the repository the Designer does not start.
  • Designer appears to start, but if you edit any object, Designer crashes.



  • SAP Data Services Designer
  • Windows 7 SP1 (64-bit)


SAP Data Services 4.0 ; SAP Data Services 4.1 ; SAP Data Services 4.2


DS, DI, BODS, BODI, Designer crashes, Designer does not start up, trouble shoot , KBA , EIM-DS , Data Services , How To

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