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2305788 - "Design-time query not available" error appears when refreshing a Web Intelligence report based on a specific BEx query via BICS interface


  • The following error message appears when opening the Query Panel in an existing WebI report based on a BEx query: "Design-time query not available"
  • When creating a new WebI report based on a BEx query the following error is shown: "Design-time query not available (WIS 00000)"
  • When creating an OLAP universe in Universe Design Tool based on the same BEx query the following error message appears: "Error getting hierarchies for dimension 0INFOPROV (Cube .../...): Hierarchy does not exist"



  • SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform 4.1
  • SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform 4.2
  • SAP BW 7.4
  • Web Intelligence
  • BICS


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


bi 4.1, 4.2, webi, bw, bex, bics, Design-time query not available, WIS 00000, error, hierarchy, hierarchies, inconsistency, query panel, 0infoprov , KBA , BI-RA-WBI , Web Intelligence , Problem

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