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PH04040: UPGRADED COGNOS FOR MICROSOFT OFFICE REPORT RESULTS IN DATA SOURCE AND REPORT PROMPTS LOOP

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APAR status

  • Closed as unreproducible.

Error description

  • Cognos for MS Office Powerpoint report upgraded to CA 11 results
    in looping data source and report prompts when the data source
    has more than 1 configured connection.
    

Local fix

  • Disable data source connections leaving only 1 connection
    available to prevent data source prompt from appearing prevents
    the looping prompt.
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * All Users                                                    *
    *                                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * See Error Description                                        *
    *                                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    * Upgrade to IBM Cognos Analytics 11.1.2                       *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PH04040

  • Reported component name

    COG REPORT STUD

  • Reported component ID

    5724W12RS

  • Reported release

    B09

  • Status

    CLOSED UR5

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2018-10-12

  • Closed date

    2019-06-05

  • Last modified date

    2019-06-05

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Fix information

Applicable component levels



Document information

More support for: Cognos Analytics
Report Authoring v11x

Software version: B09

Reference #: PH04040

Modified date: 05 June 2019