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Smart View Error Selecting Analysis Properties: Error requesting the catalog object due to invalid XML. (Doc ID 2360735.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 13, 2018

Applies to:

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


On : version, Analytics

GA - Smart View error selecting two Analysis

Two analysis/reports are showing in BI with no errors. Both reports are Pivot table reports

But when we try to select these two analyses in Excel, they are in the list but they are not available to be selected.

If we click on the Analysis Properties of the Smart View, we receive the next error:

OBIEE: Error requesting the catalog object due to a not valid XML.

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Login to Smartview in Excel with environment URL

2. List of all reports are displayed, but the two problem reports are not showing the + sign with the table header info etc.

The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot use Smart View to add analysis


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