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2522622 - How to update Lumira 1.x Documents to Lumira 2.0


What is the process for updating / migrating Lumira Documents created in Lumira 1.x to Lumira 2.0


SAP BusinessObjects Lumira 2.0


  • Lumira 1.x Documents must be migrated using Lumira 1.31 Patch 8 (1.31.8) or higher


  • Update the Lumira 1.x Desktop application to Lumira 1.31 Patch 8 or higher
  • Open the Documents which you would like convert in Lumira Desktop 1.31  Patch 8 (v: 1.31.8) or higher
  • Save this Document with “Save for Migration” flag enabled in Lumira Desktop 1.31  Patch 8 or higher


  • You will be prompted to confirm that you want to save the Document


  • Open the Document in Lumira 2.0
  • Note the icon designating this Document as a migrated Document:


  • Note that this Document still has the extension of LUMS


  • Open the Document
  • Click on Save. Lumira will ask if you to confirm that you want to save the Document. Click OK.
  • Lumira 2.0 will now present a Confirmation message:

Document will be saved in a new version. Once it is saved, it cannot be
opened using an earlier version of SAP BusinessObjects Lumira. Do you
want to continue?


  • The Document will now be saved as a LUMX Document and can be Published to BI Platform. 


  • NOTE: Migration of HANA direct based Lumira documents is not supported!


  • UPDATE: Lumira Discovery 1.31.10 can now be found for download via the following: 

Software Download Centre > Support Packages & Patches > Archive by Alphabetical Index > L > SAP Lumira Server > SAP Lumira Server for BIPLAT 1 > Comprised Software Component Versions > SAP Lumira 1.0 64 BIT

See Also

SAP Note 2526351 - SAP HANA Online Document Conversion

SAP Note 2509882 - SAP Lumira Document Conversion

KBA 2522727 - Opening a LUMS file in Lumira Server 2.0 result in the error: log4javascripterror: AjaxAppender.append: XMLHttpRequest...

Video: How to migrate SAP Lumira 1.31 content into SAP Lumira 2.0


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