1631807 - “Xcelsius could not find the Flex Builder 3 SDK” message is displayed while exporting Xcelsius dashboard to AIR format.

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1631807 - “Xcelsius could not find the Flex Builder 3 SDK” message is displayed while exporting Xcelsius dashboard to AIR format.

Symptom

 Following error message is displayed while exporting Xcelsius dashboard to AIR format:

"Xcelsius could not find the Flex Builder 3 SDK"

Environment

Xcelsius 2008

Reproducing the Issue

    1. Launch Xcelsius 2008.

    2. Go to File -> Export -> AIR menu.

    3. Notice that the following message is displayed:

AIR.JPG

Cause

Adobe Flex 3.0 SDK is not installed on the system.

Resolution

    1. Download the Adobe Flex 3.0 SDK from the Adobe website.
        http://labs.adobe.com/technologies/flex/

    2. Extract the files in the zipped Adobe Flex SDK file to the following path:
        C:\Program Files\Adobe\Flex Builder 3 Plug-in\sdks\3.0

    3. Download and install the Java 2 Runtime Environment (J2RE 1.4 or higher). Following error is displayed during export to AIR format if we don’t have Java 2 Runtime Environment (J2RE 1.4 or higher) installed:

AIR JAVA.JPG

    4. Now launch Xcelsius, go to File -> Export -> AIR menu and notice that we can successfully export the Xcelsius dashboard to AIR format.

Keywords

KBA , BI-RA-XL , Dashboards and Presentation Design , Problem

Product

SAP BusinessObjects Xcelsius Enterprise 2008