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1608901 - Upgrade Management Tool (UMT) does not import AD / LDAP users in SAP BI 4.0


  • When upgrading from  BOE XIR2 or BOE XI 3.x to SAP BI 4.0 using the Upgrade Management Tool, AD / LDAP Groups are migrated to the new system but no users
  • the migrated AD / LDAP Groups can be seen in the new system but they do not contain any users.
  • Upon manually adding the AD / LDAP groups in the new system (using CMC), then the users will show up.
  • The BI 4.0 destination system is already setup with AD / LDAP Authentication.



  • SAP BusinessObjects BI 4.0
  • Windows 2008 server
  • Upgrade Management Tool (UMT)
  • AD / LDAP


SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.0


UMT AD Group Upgrade Management Tool , KBA , BI-BIP-UMT , Upgrade management tool , BI-BIP-DEP , Webapp Deployment, Networking, Vulnerabilities, Webservices , BI-BIP-AUT , Authentication, ActiveDirectory, LDAP, SSO, Vintela , Problem

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