1474864 - Error: ' Failed to save object. Error details: You do not have permission to perform the requested action.' when editing a Business Element in Business View Manager

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1474864 - Error: ' Failed to save object. Error details: You do not have permission to perform the requested action.' when editing a Business Element in Business View Manager

Symptom

  • Cannot save the Business Element
  • Error: 'Failed to save object. Error details: You do not have permission to perform the requested action. Please contact your system administrator for details'

Environment

  • Business Objects Enterprise (BOE) XI 3.1
  • Business View Manager (BVM) XI 3.1

Reproducing the Issue

  • Log into BVM as Administrator
  • Set the following rights to a User:
    View --> Granted
    Edit --> Granted
    Set Security --> Denied
  • Log out of BVM
  • Log into BVM as the User
  • Open the Business Element
  • Add a new field
  • Save the change

Cause

Only users with 'Edit' and 'Set Security' rights can save the changes applied to the Business Elements

Resolution

Log into BVM using a user with 'Edit' and 'Set Security' rights

See Also

SAP Knowledge Base Article ID 1496226 - Error: ' Failed to save object. Error details: Failed to commit objects to server: Duplicate object name in the same folder.' when editing a Business Element in Business View Manager

Keywords

KBA , BI-RA-CR , Crystal Reports designer or BusinessViews Manager , Bug Filed

Product

Crystal Reports 2008 V1