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2752905 - BI Auth Troubleshooting Series: Trusted Authentication: Analyzing Web Application Logs


  • When setting up Trusted Authentication it is a best practice to test QUERY_STRING method 1st to verify the basic configuration per KBA 1593628
  • If trusted Authentication doesn't work BI Launchpad Web Application Logging per KBA 1613472, the following analyzes those logs for query_string 
  • If these KBA's prove successful we can add more complicated processes going forward (logging failures, testing more complicated environments, etc)
  • The info in these KBA's was searched via free tools textcrawler 3, notepad++ and textpad. There are many tools that can search multiple glf log files including SAP's own Flexilogreader
  • NEW! to have your web application logs deciphered automatically for you please upload them to the new Support Log Assistant (SLA) 

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