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Trying To Import Essbase Data In OBIEE 11g Administration Tool Fails With "Could Not Load Essbase Driver Error" Or "Connection Has Failed Error" (Doc ID 1302902.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 10, 2021

Applies to:

Business Intelligence Interactive Dashboard - Version [1905] and later
Hyperion Essbase - Version and later
Business Intelligence Suite Enterprise Edition - Version [1905] and later
Business Intelligence Server Enterprise Edition - Version [1905] and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When trying to import an Essbase data source (cube) using Oracle OBIEE 11g Administration (Admin) Tool, one or more errors may occur.

Error: Admintool could not load Essbase driver. Please check the configuration.
The connection has failed.

These errors may occur with any certified Essbase product (for example version, version 9.3.3, etc.).


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