Empty Input (Or Null Input) Is Not Allowed On Invoking Viewer In IE8 Browser From E-Business Suite Menu Link (Doc ID 1275123.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Discoverer - Version 10.1.2.1 to 11.1.1.6.0 [Release 10.1.2 to 11g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 29-Nov-2013***

Symptoms


On clicking a Discoverer worksheet menu link from inside E-Business Suite, Discoverer Viewer is invoked and the following error occurs :

An error occurred while handling the event. See the application log for more details. oracle.discoverer.applications.viewer.events.ApiConnectAndFocusAppsSecureEvent
- Empty input (or null input) is not allowed.



You have verified that both the Discoverer server and the E-Business Suite server have the same domain.
You find that this is only occurring when Microsoft IE8 is used. IE7 or FireFox browsers are able to connect and run worksheets without an error.
You have followed all the checks in <Note 948304.1> - Empty Input (Or Null) Is Not Allowed When Connecting To Discoverer From Oracle Applications In A Load Balance Environment .

Cause

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