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1759808 - Making changes to a report object and publishing the object back to the file input repository is not overwriting the original template


  • If you make any changes to a report and save the same report back to the file repository (input); you will see multiple report object for each save instead of overwriting the original object.
  • The concern here is that it clutters the hard drive and can cause storage space issues.



  • SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence 4.x (4.0 SP04+ / 4.1 / 4.2 / 4.3)
  • Input file repository server
  • Web Intelligence
  • Crystal Report


SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.1 ; SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.2 ; SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.3


BI 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 input file repository server duplicate multiple files web intelligence webi crystal report , KBA , BI-BIP-ADM , BI Servers, security, Crystal Reports in Launchpad , Problem

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