"Encountered an Improper Argument" - On Click on "EIM Table Mapping..." in Siebel Tools

(Doc ID 1960949.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 01, 2017

Applies to:

Siebel CRM - Version 8.2.2.14 [IP2014] and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

1. In Siebel Tools - Object Explorer navigate to the "Table" Object Type and query for a Siebel Base table (e.g. S_ORG_EXT).

2. Right click on the base table to invoke the context sensitive menu and choose "EIM Table Mapping..."
The following behaviour is encountered: The "EIM Table Mapping" dialog box does not appear and the following error is displayed:

 "Encountered an Improper Argument".

This behaviour has also been verified with patch level 8.2.2.14.2 which is the most current patch for IP 2014 at the time of this writing.

 

Cause

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