2078080 - Why does BI 4.1 Analysis for OLAP connecting to a SAP BW BEx query (BICS) return "Login failed. Invalid user name or password" when the BW logon credentials are valid? | SAP Knowledge Base Article

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2078080 - Why does BI 4.1 Analysis for OLAP connecting to a SAP BW BEx query (BICS) return "Login failed. Invalid user name or password" when the BW logon credentials are valid?

Symptom

  • SAP BusinessObjects BI Analysis for OLAP connecting to SAP BW BEx query via BICS driver.
  • OLAP Connection to SAP BW specifies a valid user name and password or Single Sign-On (SSO).
  • A User tries to connect Analysis for OLAP to the BEx query. This results in error:

    Login failed.  Invalid user name or password.

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Environment

  • SAP BusinessObjects BI Platform 4.0
  • SAP BusinessObjects BI Platform 4.1
  • Analysis for OLAP
  • SAP BW BEx queries

Product

SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.0 ; SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.0, feature pack 3 ; SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.1 ; SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.2

Keywords

WebI, login, roles, Business Intelligence, AOLAP, A-OLAP, OLAP, Advanced Analysis for OLAP, BI, 4.0, 40, BI4.0, BI40, 4.1, 41, BI4.1, BI41, workspace, work space, MDAS, multidimensional analysis services, MDAS, multidimensional analysis services, secondary credentials, A server error occurred while attempting to create QueryView from BICS, query view, missing authorization, authorisation, RSECADMIN, Invalid user name or password, BW, Business Warehouse , KBA , BI-RA-AWB , Analysis, edition for OLAP (Web) , BI-RA-MD , OLAP Intelligence, multidimensional databases , How To

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