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2202076 - BI 4.1 sp05 :Error 'A file name cannot contain...' when trying to open a webi document in Rich Client that contains special characters in the name


  • Cannot open in WebI Rich Client a .wid file whose name contains special characters.
  • 'A file name cannot contain any of the following characters : :"<>|/&'`?*' Error when tryig to open a Webintelligence document, containing a 'special character' in Rich Client



  • SAP Business Objects BI 4.1 Service Pack 05
  • WebI Rich Client
  • WebI report name contains :"<>|/&'`?* in the report name


SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.0


KBA , BI-RA-WBI-FE , Front End/Client , Problem

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