Attempting to Import an Excel File in FDM Returns Error: "Method '~' of object '~' failed" (Doc ID 597356.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 01, 2016

Applies to:

Hyperion Financial Data Quality Management - Version 8.0.5.0.00 to 11.1.1.1.00 [Release 8.0 to 11.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

1) Choose Tools/Import XLS

2) Browse out to the file system for the Excel Template to be loaded

3) Receive the following error:

Error: "Method '~' of object '~' failed

The FDM error log details further:


Error: "File upload attempt failed.  Object variable of With block variable not set"
Error: "File upload attempt failed.  Active-X component can't create object file=\\<servername>\<shared Foldername>\<Application Name>\Inbox\<FileName>.XLS

Cause

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