Fixing the Configuration Error in the Oracle BI (OBIEE) Administration Tool on 64-bit Windows 7

Fixing the Configuration Error in the Oracle BI (OBIEE) Administration Tool on 64-bit Windows 7

After completing a client-only installation of the Oracle BI (OBIEE) tools on a 64-bit Windows 7 computer, people frequently report getting a “Configuration Error” dialog box every time they launch the Administration Tool. This is what the dialog box looks like: Hitting OK just closes the tool. There are no log files. You appear to be stuck. Here is how you can resolve the problem: Go to the C:\Program Files\Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition Plus Client\oraclebi\orahome\bifoundation\server\bin directory. Look for the bi_init.bat file. This is the file that is executed when you run the Administration Tool. Make a copy (just in case!) Open the bi_init.bat … Read More