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Welcome to the BI4.0 Error Messages support page.
This SAP SDN WIKI page is the starting point for BI4 error messages.


This page and all child pages will serve as an addendum to the BI4 Error Message documents (FP3 and SP4) found on  Where the Error Message documents attempt to list all error messages, error codes and descriptions within BI4, this wiki page will attempt to link known kbases to the most common errors. 

Note:  Due to the amount of error messages, the subpages are organized into functional groups.  Please use this page as the starting point.

Section 1




Universe Design Tool

Information Design Tool (IDT)

Data Access

Query As A Web Service (QaaWS)

Restful Web Services

Crystal Reports

Interactive Analysis / Web Intelligence

Explorer (aka Polestar)

Dashboards (aka Xcelsius)


Advanced Analysis for OLAP

Advanced Analysis for Office

Visual Intelligence

Live Office


Upgrade Management Tool

Lifecycle Management

Section 2a

Administration & Security Error Messages

Analysis edition for OLAP Error Messages


Analysis Edition for OLAP Errors

BIP Servers Error Messages


BIP Servers Errors

Check Integrity Messages


Check Integrity Errors

Section 2b


Error  Code

Error Message

Kbase Number

ADM 0012 - ADM 00208


Administration Errors


ADW 0002 - ADW 0025


Administration Wizard Errors


FWM 00001 - FWM 17003


BIP Framework Middleware Errors



FWM 00001

Transport error: Communication failure.(FWM 00001)



FWM 00002

Transport error: Insufficient resources.(FWM 00002)



FWM 00003

Kerberos target name %1 is unknown. Please contact your system administrator to make sure it's set up properly.(FWM 00003)



FWM 00004

Failed to contact the Active Directory server. (FWM 00004)



FWM 00005

The Active Directory Authentication plugin could not authenticate at this time. Please try again. If the problem persists, please contact your technical support department. (FWM 00005)



FWM 00006

Active Directory Authentication failed to log you on. Please contact your system administrator to make sure you are a member of a valid mapped group and try again. If you are not a member of the default domain, enter your user name as UserName@DNS_DomainName, and then try again. (FWM 00006)


FWB 00004 - FWB 200002


BI Platform Servers Errors



FWB 00001

The request is not for the current CMS, it is for %1. (FWB 00001)


USR 0006


Security Errors



USR 0006

You are not authorized to use Designer. (USR0006)


























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