Creating HFM Database Connection in EPM Workspace Returns Error: "Access is Denied"

(Doc ID 1493982.1)

Last updated on JUNE 25, 2018

Applies to:

Hyperion BI+ - Version 11.1.2.2.000 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
10.1.15

Symptoms

Under Enterprise Peformance Management (EPM) Workspace 11.1.2.2, unable to create a new database connection towards HFM for Financial Reporting.  When creating the connection the following error is returned:

"Error connecting to database connection hfmdev1122:Access is denied"

Cause

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