Fusion Applications - Oracle BI For MS Office Server Configuration - Login Failed (Doc ID 2131554.1)

Last updated on APRIL 27, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion Financials Common Module Cloud Service - Version 11.1.10.0.0 and later
Oracle Fusion Application Toolkit Cloud Service - Version 11.1.10.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 11.1.10.0.0 version, Technology Management - Reports/Analytics

When attempting to connect to bi office  using "Oracle BI for Microsoft Office",
the following error occurs.

ERROR
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Login failed. Please check the username, password and Oracle BI Office server availability.


STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Install Oracle BI for MS Office
2. Excel > Oracle BI > Used the below to Test the Connection

Server Name = abcd-test
BI Office Server = abcd-test.bi.us2.oraclecloud.com
Application name = bioffice
Port =
User Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) = true

Cause

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