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DIM-ERR-1007 Failed to query cube information for data source "TM1"

Technote (troubleshooting)


Problem(Abstract)

Trying to run a report connecting to a TM1 datasource in Cognos Connection

Symptom

XQE-MD-0007 UNABLE TO ESTABLISH A METADATA CONNECTION TO DATA SOURCE
DIM-ERR-1007 Failed to query cube information for data source "TM1".
Please check the connection string and ensure the server availability


Cause

permissions

Diagnosing the problem

Try with administrator account

Try connecting to the cube as the user from TM1 perspectives (outside Cognos Connection)

Resolving the problem

Verify cube security assignments
With security mode 5, the logged in Cognos user will need rights to the Tm1 cube such that they can query the metadata of the cube.

Document information

More support for: Cognos Business Intelligence
Cognos Connection

Software version: 10.2.1

Operating system(s): Windows

Reference #: 1965323

Modified date: 30 December 2015