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2231502 - Error: "ClassNotFoundException" when launching Web Intelligence in Applet mode


  • When trying to start the Web Intelligence in Applet mode, it throws the following error message: "ClassNotFoundException".
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  • In BI launch pad - HTML mode and in the Web Intelligence Rich Client the issue does not appear.
  • This may have occurred after the installation of Java version 8 update 45.



  • SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform 4.x (SAP BI 4.0 / 4.1 / 4.2)
  • Java 8 update 45


SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.0 ; SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.1 ; SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.2


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