OWB Design Center Fails With "Error while trying to save layout: MappingEditorLayout.xml (Access denied)" (Doc ID 1540021.1)

Last updated on MAY 09, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Warehouse Builder - Version 11.1 and later
Microsoft Windows (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows (32-bit) - OS Version: 7

Symptoms

In the OWB Design Center objects can be opened but when closing the object editor the following error is raised :

 It works correctly when the OWB Design Center (owbclient.bat) is started with ''Run as administrator".

Cause

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