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2665189 - Lumira desktop client unable to connect to the BI Platform (HDB 05408) with SSL or HTTPS


In Lumira Desktop, when logging in to the BI Platform, user is receiving the following error message if SSL (HTTPS for RESTFUL and tomcat SSL) is enabled:

Error: Unable to connect to the BI Platform. Check your connection settings. (HDB 05408)



  • SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform 4.2
  • SAP BusinessObjects Lumira Desktop 1.31.10
  • OS version: windows


SAP Data Services 4.2

Keywords,, HDB 05408, Unable to connect to the BI Platform, Received fatal alert: handshake_failure , KBA , BI-LUM-SRV-BIP , SAP Lumira Server for BI Platform , Problem

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