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2654513 - Error: Error While Activating the BCO of Solution in SDK


You are getting an error while trying to activate the BCO in SDK:

Error while activating BCO YXYZ_ of solution . Report an incident. (where YXYZ ia the solution name)
Error occurred when activating table YXYZ_ (see activation log)
Details: see application log: PDI_BC / BCO /


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Reproducing the Issue

  1. Login to SDK.
  2. Navigate to the BCO.
  3. Right click on the BCo and try activating it.
  4. Error appears.


There can be multiple causes for this issue:

  1. You are referring to a data type in BCO which is not consistent.
  2. The BCO from which the BC Set is created is inconsistent.
  3. You have made the changes to the BCO after the creation and activation of the BC Set.


In order to resolve such issues you have to follow the below steps:

  1. Delete finetuning values from UI which has been created on top of the respective BCO if exists.
  2. Delete the UI finetuning BC View if exists.
  3. Right click and select Cleanup option on the BC Sets created using the BCO.
  4. Right click and clean up the BCO.
  5. Edit/ change the BCO and activate.
  6. Add BC Set entries and activate.
  7. Recreate the BC view with a new name if required.
  8. Run through the BAC and do the assignments.
  9. Activate and Deploy business configuration.


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