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3301161 - CDS does not exist when adding OData Service or executing query


You are trying to add an OData service or execute a report based on a CDS view in BW and face errors similar to the ones below:

Metadata not loaded - see /IWBEP/ERROR_LOG in
back end '&1' - InfoProvider
2C**** does not exist...

or simply

2C**** does not exist... on other contexts



  • S/4HANA
  • SAP Fiori for SAP ERP
  • SAP NetWeaver 751 SP2 and above (including 752, 753...etc)
  • SAP NetWeaver 750 SP4 and above


SAP NetWeaver 7.5 ; SAP S/4HANA 2020 ; SAP S/4HANA 2021


CDS does not exist, Metadata not loaded, /IWBEP/ERROR_LOG, Embedded Analytics, RSRTS_ODP_DIS. , KBA , BW-BEX-OT-BICS-EQ , oDATA Query / (Easy Query) , BW-BEX-OT-ODP , Query Runtime for Operational Data Provisioning , Problem

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