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2012671 - webi reports fail with change preferences rights issues when opened from sharepoint


After integration with Sharepoint and BI 4.1 [ IOMS ],  after login to SharePoint portal -

  • Some of the users cannot view WebIntelligence reports which to fail with an error.
  • However the same reports work for some other Administrator users.
  • WebIntelligence reports fail with the following error :

    Sorry, you do not have right to 'Change preferences' (ID: 84) for <userid>. Please contact your administrator if you require this right.  (as shown below)




  • Integration option for Microsoft SharePoint for BI 4.0 and above
  • Microsoft Sharepoint server 2010
  • Windows 2008 R2 server



SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.0 ; SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.0, feature pack 3 ; SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.1 ; integration option for Microsoft Office SharePoint software 1.0


IOMS BI 4.0 4.1 sharepoint portal webi report fail change preference right , KBA , BI-BIP-DEP , Webapp Deployment, Networking, Vulnerabilities, Webservices , BI-BIP-IK-POR , Portal Integration Kits , Problem

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