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1841489 - Error using the SAP HANA MDX Provider in Crystal Reports

Symptom

Crystal Reports returns error "Object or provider is not capable of performing requested operation."

Environment

  • SAP Crystal Reports 2011
  • SAP Crystal Reports 2008

Reproducing the Issue

1. Initiate the creation of a new report from the SAP HANA MDX Provider

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2. Enter Connection Information and click Finish

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3. Receive error message

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Cause

SAP HANA MDX Provider for OLE DB is not supported with Crystal Reports

Resolution

Use the supported SAP HANA ODBC or JDBC drivers

Keywords

  • CR 2011
  • CR 2008
  • OLEDB Provider
  • HANA
, KBA , BI-RA-CR , Crystal Reports designer or BusinessViews Manager , Problem

Product

Crystal Reports 2008 V1 ; SAP Crystal Reports 2011