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


On : version, Technology Management - Reports/Analytics

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

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

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


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