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2659539 - Action required: 'This report contains a data source connection that is not supported...' when attempting to save a report to the SAP BusinessObjects BI Platform from Crystal Reports for Enterprise

Symptom

  • Unable to save a report.
      
  • Cannot save report based on a database selected from the Connection by Vendor list.
      
  • When trying to save a report to the SAP BI Platform, it displays a message stating the data source is not supported.
      
  • Able to save the same report on the local computer, but not on the SAP BusinessObjects BI Platform.
       
  • When attempting to save a report from Crystal Reports for Enterprise to the SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform, it displays:
         
       'Actions required
        Select one of the resolution belowor click 'OK' to resume.
           
        This report contains a data source connection that is not supported by or present in the SAP
        BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform that you are currently logged into.
          
        Change the data source to a BI Platform connection...'
         
      
       Action required - 01.png

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Environment

  • SAP Crystal Reports for Enterprise 4.1
  • SAP Crystal Reports for Enterprise 4.2

Product

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

Keywords

CR4E, CRFE, CR for Enterprise , KBA , BI-RA-CRE , Crystal Reports for Enterprise , Problem

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