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2659075 - "Object reference not set to an instance of an object" error when logging in to EPM Add-in


When logging in to EPM Add-in, sometimes the error "Object reference not set to an instance of an object" pops up.

The issue can be resolved temperarily by clicking Clear Metadata Cache in the EPM Add-in.

This issue happens with some machines.



  • SAP BusinessObjects EPM solutions, add-in for Microsoft Office


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