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1690334 - Unable to create or test connection in Information Design Tool


When trying to create or test a new connection in the Information Design Tool, you get the error:

[Data Federator Driver] Unexpected null | [DataFederator Driver] Failed to connect to any of the provided 'Central Management Server' hosts



  • Business Intelligence 4.0 Support Pack 2 patch 10 or patch 15
  • Business Intelligence 4.1 Support pack 2 Patch 01
  • Windows Server 2008 R2 64 bit


SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.0 ; SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.0, feature pack 3


Data Federator, , biSL , KBA , BI-BIP-SL , Semantic Layer , Problem

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