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2255025 - How to Install and Configure Oracle Database Drivers for BI 4.x

Symptom

  • Installing and configuring the Oracle connector and then migrating or promoting the connection may pose some challenges.  How to install the Oracle client software to be used by the Information Design Tool (IDT) and Universe Design Tool (UDT)?
  • If the error "UTF8 to charset failed : Encoding not loaded" is seen, then it is likely the drivers are not correctly installed.

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Environment

  • SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence 4.0
  • SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence 4.1
  • SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence 4.2

Product

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

Keywords

oracle client database data base drivers oci 64 32 bit install configure work fix utf8 , KBA , BI-BIP-IDT , Information design tool , BI-BIP-UDT , Universe Design Tool , How To

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