How to configure BI Publisher Runtime Properties

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This section we walk through how to set the following three BI Publisher Runtime properties. Understanding and configuring the correct values produce less errors and we could troubleshoot reporting errors easily. For example, Increasing SQL Timeout value solves SQL Timeout exception, increasing data size resolves data size exceeds exception, etc. As shown in the above diagram, the Report & Data Model properties has high precedence over the server side properties. Also these are RUNTIME properties so server restart is NOT
required .

1. Server side Runtime Properties

2. Report Side Runtime Properties

3. Data Model Runtime Properties

 

1. Configure BI Publisher Server side Runtime Properties

 

Server side is a global level property. Setting any value here affects all the reports and Data models in BI Publisher. Only BI Administrator has access to view and set this properties. Let’s begin to set server-side property

 

1.1) Login into BI Publisher as BI Administrator

 

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1.2) Click on the BI Publisher Administrator on top right corner

 

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1.3) Click on the properties under Runtime Configuration

 

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1.4) Click on Formatting, Font Mapping and Currency Format & override the value in Server Value tab. This is server side runtime properties applicable to all reports in the BI Publisher

 

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2. Configure BI Publisher Report Runtime Properties

 

Setting report property affects only the report where you are setting. Report property has high precedence over Server property. Let’s begin to set Report property in BI Publisher

 

2.1) Click on the Catalog, click on the Edit link on the report to edit the report

 

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2.2) Click on the Formatting, Font Mapping and Currency Format tab and override any BI Publisher server side report properties

 

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3. Configure BI Publisher Data Model Runtime Properties

 

3.1) Click on the Catalog and edit your data model

 

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3.2) Click on the Properties and override any server-side Data Model properties

 

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That’s all about BI Publisher Runtime Properties J

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