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2137613 - BI 4.1: "Design-time query not available" error appears for a specific user using BICS connectivity with WebI


  • When a specific user is trying to create a new WebI report based on a BEx Query using a BICS connection, the following error message appears: "Design-time query not available (WIS 00000)".
  • The problem cannot be reproduced using an SAP_ALL user.
  • Issue persists both in BI Launchpad and in WebI Rich Client.
  • In the E2E trace logs the following error can be found:

Exception in thread "DT Query Wrapper Factory"
Invalid program status: JCO_ERROR_SYSTEM_FAILURE: No RFC authorization for function module BICS_DT_GET_QUERY_DEF



  • SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform 4.1
  • Web Intelligence
  • SAP BW 7.3
  • SAP BW 7.4


SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.1


Design-time query not available, design time, design-time, WIS 00000, authorization BICS, RFC, ST01, RSBOLAP_BICS_DESIGN_TIME, BICS_DT_GET_QUERY_DEF, JCO_ERROR_SYSTEM_FAILURE , KBA , BI-RA-WBI , Web Intelligence , Problem

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