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2171410 - Error: ‘The action cannot be performed’ when scheduling Webi documents based on BICS connectivity to an OLAP connection when data tracking is enabled.


  • A Webi report is created that is based on BICS connectivity to a BEx query.
  • The Webi report has "Data Tracking" turned on to compare data with a previous refresh.
  • When the report is scheduled, it fails with the error message "The action cannot be performed."



SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform BI4.0 SP11 - Patch 1.


SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.0


bug, defect, tracking, scheduling , KBA , BI-RA-WBI-BE , Back End/Server , Bug Filed

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