Member Search with Wildcards Gives the Error "Search timeout (600000 milliseconds) has been reached."

(Doc ID 763397.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 08, 2016

Applies to:

Hyperion BI+ - Version: and later   [Release: 9.0 and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


In Workspace, you open a Financial Reporting (FR) report. In Member Selection for a Point of View or Prompt dimension, you do a wild card search on a very large dimension, using the syntax


You will receive the following Microsoft Internet Explorer warning, and no returned results:

Search timeout (600000 milliseconds) has been reached. Refine your search.

 The search works correctly for a small or moderate-sized dimension.

You will see similar behavior in Studio, except that the search will cause Studio to freeze.

If you enter the full member name, the member will be returned correctly.


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