OBIEE 11g Error Opening a Saved WebQuery .iqy-File if Generated via a Redirected SSL URL - Works Ok if Generated via the Real HTTP URL (Doc ID 1918933.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 26, 2014

Applies to:

Business Intelligence Suite Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.1.7.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Get an error when opening a saved .iqy file which was generated when logged in via a redirected SSL URL.

If logged in via the real server name HTTP URL it works fine.

To recreate it:


If you logged in to OBIEE using the real URL “biobiappdev2…” it will retrieve data.
If you logged in to OBIEE using the user friendly URL “https://dwbiqa...” it get this error in excel when you open the saved .iqy file:

The following error is encountered:

"You are not authorized to use Oracle BI Interactive dashboards."

 

Cause

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