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2438160 - Error: The design tool is newer than the deployed runtime version on server appears when connecting to BI Platform from DS 1.x or Lumira Designer 2.x


  • While connecting from SAP Design Studio or Lumira Designer to the BI Platform, the warning below is shown:

    The following prerequisites have not been met. This can prevent the design tool from functioning correctly:
    The design tool is newer than the deployed runtime version on the server. You might experience different runtime visualization or behavior between design tool and server execution

  • ds_warning_newer_version.png




  • SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform 4.x (BI 4.0 / 4.1 / 4.2)
  • SAP BusinessObjects Design Studio 
  • SAP Lumira Designer
  • Windows


SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform all versions ; SAP BusinessObjects Design Studio all versions


KBA , BI-RA-AD , Design Studio End Of Maint Note 2622437 , BI-RA-AD-BIP , Business Intelligence Platform Integration , How To

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