Cannot Deploy EPMA Application or Cannot Start EPMA Services if Windows Regional Settings are Not Set to English (US).

(Doc ID 757625.1)

Last updated on APRIL 23, 2018

Applies to:

Hyperion Financial Management - Version to [Release 9.3 to 11.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


It is not possible to deploy Enterprise Performance Management Architect (EPMA) application views or start the EPMA Services, when the regional settings of the Windows user running EPMA services are set to anything else than US English. In bpma.log the following error message appears:

[ApplicationExportJob] [ERROR Object reference not set to an instance of an object.Exception: System.NullReferenceException Message: Object reference not set to an instance of an object. Source: dimension_server


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