Essbase Studio Cube Deployment Issue - "Error: Unable to retrieve Essbase applications" After Changing Password in Shared Services

(Doc ID 2275511.1)

Last updated on JUNE 16, 2017

Applies to:

Hyperion Essbase Studio - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


After changing the EPM admin password, cannot deploy cubes in Essbase Studio.  When running the Cube Deployment Wizard and picking the target Essbase Server for deployment, following error is displayed:

Unable to retrieve Essbase applications for EssbaseServer.

Error in the external procedure 'getEssConnApplicationNames'. Line=1.

Error in the external procedure 'getEssConnApplicationNames'. Line=1.
Error in the function getEssConnApplicationNames
Cannot connect to olap service. Cannot connect to Essbase Server:Essbase Error
(1051293): Login fails due to invalid credentials


Shared Services admin password changed. 


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