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2857064 - "Universe generation failed for resource id" error message appears when date on prompt is changed on a Web Intelligence reports and refresh.


  • Error was seen when Web Intelligence document based on BEx query is open and Date on prompt changed before refresh.
  • If document is open and mode is change to Design just after changing date parameter values, refresh works fine.
  • Issue was specific to Web Intelligence HTML mode only.



  • SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform 4.2 SP06
  • BICS connection
  • Web Intelligence


SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.2


KBA , BI-RA-WBI-FE , Front End/Client , Problem

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