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2251461 - Getting HDB 05401 When Saving Lumira Documents to BI Platform


  • You are trying to save a Lumira document from Lumira Desktop to BI Platform using Windows AD authentication, and encountered the error message:
    • It was not possible to establish an SAP BusinessObjects BI Platform user session. Check the user name and password. (HDB 05401)
  • You have already configured Lumira Desktop for AD Kerberos authentication by adding these two lines to SAPLumira.ini, but the error persists
  • You are able to connect to BI Platform using Enterprise authentication, and document saving works fine



  • SAP Lumira Desktop
  • SAP Lumira Server for BI Platform (LS4BIP)
  • SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform 4.1, SP04 or above


SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.1 ; SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.2 ; SAP Lumira 1.0, server version for the SAP BusinessObjects BI platform ; SAP Lumira, desktop edition 1.0


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