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2856877 - HTTP 400 Bad request error occurs for some specific users when opening webi report in lauchpad by accessing its FQDN


  • Specific users not able to open webi report by accessing BI launchpad FQDN link (E.g. http://<hostname>.com/BOE/BI) from Internet Explorer, HTTP 400 (Bad Request) error happens.
  • Same users may have no issue if switch to Chrome or accessing launchpad with its IP address (E.g. http://<IP>.com/BOE/BI).



  • SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform 4.0 / 4.1 / 4.2 / 4.x
  • Business Intelligence Launchpad
  • Internet Explorer
  • Tomcat


SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.0 ; SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.1 ; SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.2


bad request, http 400, opendocument, ie, tomcat, browser, FQDN , KBA , BI-BIP-DEP , Webapp Deployment, Networking, Vulnerabilities, Webservices , BI-BIP-ADM , BI Servers, security, Crystal Reports in Launchpad , BI-BIP-SRV , CMS / Auditing issues (excl. 3rd Party Authentication) , Problem

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