2514945 - Disable the view script option in the universe query panel in Lumira Desktop

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2514945 - Disable the view script option in the universe query panel in Lumira Desktop

Symptom

  • Is there a option to disable the "View Script" button in the universe query panel ?

Environment

  • SAP Lumira Deskop 1.31.x
  • SAP Lumira Discovery 2.0 SP01
  • SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform (BI) 4.x

Reproducing the Issue

Lumira Desktop:

  1. Click on File > New
  2. Select the "Universe Query Panel"
  3. Enter the BI user credentials and click connect
  4. Select a universe
  5. In the universe query panel click on the "View Script" button

Cause

  • The option to disable the "View Script" button has not been implemented in Lumira Desktop 1.31.x or Lumira Discovery 2.0 SP01

 

Resolution

  • The option to disable the "View Script" feature in the universe query panel has been posted as an idea at SAP ideas place at the URL below:
    https://ideas.sap.com/D44582

Workaround for Lumira Desktop 1.31.x:

  • Desktop Governance can be used to prevent users the right to edit, refresh or create reports which are based on universes.
  • Users are able to view reports built on top of a universe but will not be able to edit the report thereby preventing access to the universe query panel and the "View Script" button
  • To enable desktop governance follow KBA 2220965 - How to Configure Desktop Governance in Lumira Desktop and BI Platform and disable the "Data source rights - Universe" at step 3.5

See Also

  2220965 - How to Configure Desktop Governance in Lumira Desktop and BI Platform

Keywords

Lumira Desktop Universe Universe Query Panel   , KBA , BI-LUM-DIS , Lumira Desktop/Discovery , Problem

Product

SAP Lumira, desktop edition 1.0