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2336942 - Error: 'No cookie with target path found in request' when connecting to SAP Analytics Cloud via Web Dispatcher


  • When connecting to SAP Analytics Cloud via Web Dispatcher, an error is received
  • Error: 'No cookie with target path found in request'
  • The URL is re-directed to SAP Analytics Cloud original URL



  • SAP Analytics Cloud
  • Web Dispatcher
  • Live Path Connection to SAP HANA
  • No SSO is required to connect to SAP HANA system

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Configure SAP Web Dispatcher to route connections to SAP Analytics Cloud and to SAP HANA
  2. Use SAML Authentication for SAP Analytics Cloud and pre-defined user credentials for SAP HANA
  3. Attempt to log into SAP Analytics Cloud via SAP Web Dispatcher


  • SAML 2 Identity Provider is required in order to use SAP Web Dispatcher with Cloud ID tenant
  • SAP Web Dispatcher does not support HTML form target rewriting


  1. Configure and use Apache reverse proxy instead of SAP Web Dispatcher to create a Live Data Path Connection to SAP HANA from SAP Analytics Cloud
  2. Please refer to the configuration steps in the User Guide

NOTE: Path Connection Type is Deprecated and it is recommend to use Direct Connection Type. For more information please see:

Direct Live Connections in the Internet Scenario

SAP HANA Guided Playlist

Live Data Connections to SAP HANA

See Also


EPM, SAP Cloud for Planning, sc4p, c4p, cforp, cloudforplanning, Hana Cloud for Planning, EPM-ODS, Cloud for Analytics, C4P, Cloud4Analytics, CloudforAnalytics, Cloud 4 Planning, HCP, C4A, BOC, SAPBusinessObjectsCloud, BusinessObjectsCloud, BOBJ, BOBJcloud, BOCloud., BICloud, BO Cloud, connecting, conecting, conectando, conexão, modelo, SBOC, SAC , KBA , LOD-ANA , SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC) , LOD-ANA-BI , Business Intelligence Functionality, Analytic Models , LOD-ANA-PL , Planning , LOD-ANA-BR , SAC Boardroom , LOD-ANA-PR , SAC Predictive , Problem


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