The OBIEE Dashboard Is Empty After Upgrading From 10g To OBIEE 11g

OBIEE 11g: Error: “Server not initialized. Please make sure the repository is ready” When Accessing BI Publisher from OBIEE 11g After Upgrading Repository from 10g to 11g
February 25, 2012
OBIEE CPU Patches — Where To Find OBIEE 10g and 11g Critical Patch Updates (CPU) Patches And/Or Security Alerts
June 17, 2012

Applies to:

Business Intelligence Interactive Dashboard – Version: [1308] and later   [Release: 11g and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Recently upgraded Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition (OBIEE) from 10g to 11g (OBIEE
All upgrade steps were completed as described in the Upgrade Guide for Oracle Business Intelligence
11g; including upgrading the web catalog and repository (RPD).
The repository was checked and there were no errors.
When logging in to OBIEE Presentation server as a user with OBIEE Administrator role, the 11g dashboard is empty and expected content is not present.


Upgraded from 10g to 11g.


Insufficient permissions on ‘shared folders.’
The permissions on catalog folder ‘shared folders’ were available only for ‘Authenticated user’ and ‘Presentation Server Administrators’.


Login to OBIEE Presentation server as WLS or biadmin user and select Administration link ->
add relevant application role e.g. ‘BI Administrator role’ and grant at least read and traverse permissions to the ‘shared folders.’
Also ensure that you tick the check boxes to apply permissions to all items within the folder and sub folders.

Leave a Reply