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1711416 - BI 4.0: How to enable MDA tracing for OLAP based universes [video]


  • How to retrieve the MDX statement in BI4.0 when having a universe based on an OLAP source?
  • The registry keys modification used in XI 3.1 to trace the MDA (SOFA logs) does not work anymore in BI 4.0.

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  • SAP Business Intelligence Platform 4.0
  • Web Intelligence Rich Client
  • Windows OS
  • Universes (.UNV) based on MSAS
  • Universes (.UNV) based on BEx


SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.0


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