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2026396 - The specified service does not exists as an installed service - SAP Information Steward 4.2 SP1


  • Unable to collect metadata from machine 1 to show impact and lineage of BI reports.
  • "The specified service does not exist as an installed service"



  • Machine 1: BI 4.0 SP4 on Windows 2008 R2
  • Machine 2: IPS 4.1 SP2, DS 4.2 SP1, IS 4.2 SP1 on Windows 2008 R2


SAP Information Steward 4.2


KBA , EIM-IS-MM , Metadata Manager , Problem

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