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1665845 - Error "Failed to open the connection" when accessing DB2 database from Crystal reports in InfoView / BI Launchpad


The following error message is received when refreshing a Crystal report based on IBM DB2 database from InfoView / BI Launchpad:

The viewer could not process an event. Failed to open the connection.
Test Report
Details: [Database Vendor Code: -1013 ] []
---- Error code:0 [CRWEB00000119]

Schedule of the same reports fail with the following error message:

Error Message: Failed to open the connection.~ tmp4b386d68932a122.rpt



  • SAP BusinessObjects XI 3.1
  • SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence 4.x
  • SAP Crystal Reports Server 2008, 2011, 2013, 2016
  • SAP Crystal Reports 2008, 2011, 2013, 2016
  • IBM DB2 Database


Crystal Reports Server 2008 V0 ; Crystal Reports Server 2008 V1 ; SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.0 ; SAP BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.1 ; SAP Crystal Server 2011, feature pack 3


KBA , BI-RA-CR , Crystal Reports designer or Business View Manager , BI-BIP , Business intelligence platform , Problem

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