OBIEE 11g: Act As stopped working after enabling SSO (Doc ID 1386582.1)

Last updated on MARCH 27, 2017

Applies to:

Business Intelligence Suite Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.1.5.0 [1308] and later
Business Intelligence Server Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.1.5.0 [1308] and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 3-Jun-2013***
***Checked for relevance on 01-Dec-2014***

Symptoms

Act As was setup and working fine in 11.1.1.5.
You are using external LDAP.
Once SSO was enabled Act AS stopped working.

There is a error during RUNAS authentication in the sawlog logs:

The GUID for user ADMINISTRATOR has changed. This could result in catalog access issues - Please update GUIDs and try again
Old Guid: 825BCFD8EA264D428D2AAD00E2A14304, new guid: 0

Cause

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