OBIEE 11g: Creating a Custom Folder Throws the Error - 'Item (/shared/Custom) already exists in catalog'
Last updated on JULY 13, 2017
Applies to:Business Intelligence Server Enterprise Edition - Version 126.96.36.199.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
On OBIEE 11g / Oracle Transportation Management 6.4.2
Create a new folder named "Custom" under Shared Folders, as below:-
- Login to /analytics
- In the Global Header, click on the "Catalog" link.
- In the Catalog page, click on "Shared Folders" in the Folders pane ... See there is no sub-folder named "Custom" visible / listed.
- In the Catalog page's header, click on the "New" icon at the top left and select the "Folder" option.
- In the "New Folder" dialog, enter a Name of "Custom", and click OK.
See an Error is thrown: Item (/shared/Custom) already exists in catalog
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