Common How-To questions

Solutions to common how do I do this questions

How to update License Activation Key in BI Connector
If your current License key expired and you purchased a new license or activating a new trial license key,  please find below the steps to activate the n...
Wed, 14 Sep, 2016 at 2:25 AM
How do I do an offline activation of BI Connector License
If you are having trouble activating your BI Connector (either Desktop or Server Edition) due to a network issue such as Proxy authentication/firewall, yo...
Tue, 23 Feb, 2016 at 12:10 PM
How to upgrade to a new version of BI Connector
BI Connector follows an agile development model.   Therefore, we make frequent releases of BI Connector loaded with new features, bug fixes etc.  Please...
Tue, 25 Apr, 2017 at 5:48 AM
How do I configure BI Connector in ODBC Data Source Administrator UI?
After you install BI Connector in your PC,  BI Connector will prompt if you would like to launch the ODBC Data Source Administrator UI. Click O...
Tue, 16 Aug, 2016 at 4:29 AM
What is the minimum hardware and software requirement for BI Connector?
Minimum Hardware Requirement for BI Connector Same as Tableau Desktop or Tableau Server Minimum Software Requirement for BI Connector Microso...
Mon, 21 Sep, 2015 at 12:49 PM
How to install BI Connector using silent install?
If you need to automate the installation of BI Connector to a number of desktops or servers,  then you can install BI Connector in a silent install mode usi...
Mon, 14 Mar, 2016 at 10:23 PM
How to use SSO feature in BI Connector?
BI Connector's SSO integration module enables users to login to OBIEE from Tableau using their SSO username/password.   The note below shows you how ...
Tue, 23 May, 2017 at 11:42 AM
What OBIEE roles/access is needed for BI connector to connect to OBIEE?
For BI Connector to connect to OBIEE, the following roles/access is needed: 1.  the OBIEE user need to have BI Author role which includes BI Cons...
Mon, 17 Oct, 2016 at 12:18 PM
How do I use BI Connector to connect Tableau with OBIEE 10g?
By default BI Connector supports OBIEE WSDL v6. If OBIEE 10g is used to connect with Tableau, then compatibility for OBIEE WSDL v5 must be enabled. ...
Thu, 18 Aug, 2016 at 2:50 AM
How to transfer license key from one user/machine to the another?
If you want to transfer your license key from machine to another machine, kindly follow the below steps. Note down the details of your license ke...
Mon, 17 Apr, 2017 at 11:44 AM