FUSION APPS, OTBI, Unable To Access Seeded Shared CUSTOM Folder From the BI Catalog (Doc ID 2016447.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 21, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion Global Human Resources Cloud Service - Version 11.1.9.2.0 and later
Oracle Fusion Application Toolkit Cloud Service - Version 11.1.9.2.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 11.1.9.2.0 version, Technology Management - Reports/Analytics

ACTUAL BEHAVIOR
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Unable to access the following seeded shared folder:  BI Catalog/ SHARE FOLDERS/ CUSTOM 
for any user even for the users with BI Administrator duty role
 
This behaviour appeared the next day after the Release 9 upgrade.


Investigation:

The "CUSTOM" folder is not present/visible in the production POD for any user, including a user with BI Administrator role.
I have check in the Administration / Security /Manage Privileges / Catalog / See Hidden Items it was set to "BI Author Role" - the default value.

The user had BI Administrator duty role, checked in APM and via the Administration link being present in OTBI and BIP.
The "BI Catalog/ SHARE FOLDERS/ CUSTOM " folder was missing / not visible nor under BI Publisher


Changes

 Release 9 upgrade done

Cause

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