Hide the Apply and Reset Button in the prompts

Today while presenting reports to the client, he didn’t want the “Apply” button below the prompts. For this there are 2 methods. First Option 1. Edit the Dashboard Prompt and in the Page area edit it and untick the option Apply and Reset according to requirement.2. Save the option and it will turn up.   Second Option Here Edit the Dashboard and in tools option choose … Continue reading Hide the Apply and Reset Button in the prompts

Backspace and Delete is not working in Oracle SQL Developer

Today while I was working on Oracle SQL Developer when I open the worksheet the backspace,delete and enter button is not at all working. If I try to setup a new connection there things work fine but it is in this SQL Worksheet that the backspace,delete and enter button do not workI tried all possibilities and was planning to go for re-installation  where I found … Continue reading Backspace and Delete is not working in Oracle SQL Developer

Error: BEA-141281, unable to get file lock, will retry … – (Solved)

I installed OBIEE 11G in my machine and after the first restart faced this issue after which the weblogic server got shutdown.       This is because there is a lock in the WLS which has to be removed. For that go to the path   ORACLE_HOME//user_projects/domains/bifoundation_domain/servers/AdminServer/tmp and delete the file.   When you later start the services its going to work fine. Continue reading Error: BEA-141281, unable to get file lock, will retry … – (Solved)

Creation of Users and Groups Users and Groups are created using the Weblogic Server Administration Console. It is easier to create users and assign the users to groups. Oracle strongly recommends to assign Application Roles to the groups and not to the users. 1. In order to create a user first we have to go to the console which will be a path somthing like … Continue reading

Security Settings in 11G

I was creating a new user in OBIEE 11G and the security settings seems to be completly different from that of OBIEE 10g. Before setting the Security it is good to have a basic knowledge of the basics jargons in OBIEE 11G.  Basic Understanding of the Security settings of OBIEE 10g and OBIEE 11g One of the biggest differences between OBIEE 10g security and OBIEE … Continue reading Security Settings in 11G

Repository and Catalog Upgradation from 10g to 11g

If we have a rpd and catalog in 10g then there is no need to recreate it as there is this option in 11g where you can upgrade your rpd and catalog. The steps are given below- 1. Go to the path OracleHome/Oracle_BI/bin  and run the uat.bat file 2. After running the file you will see the screen as shown below. 3. Follow the next … Continue reading Repository and Catalog Upgradation from 10g to 11g

Force Shutdown of weblogic in OBIEE 11G – Solved

I was starting the BI Services and came across this error         Problem: I got the error as below :     Reason : A boot identity file contains user credentials for starting and stopping an instance of  WebLogic Server. An Administration Server can refer to this file for user credentials instead of prompting you to provide them. Because the credentials are … Continue reading Force Shutdown of weblogic in OBIEE 11G – Solved