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Open Doc URL in Web Intelligence 4.0

Creating Open Doc URL in Web Intelligence 4.0

Step 1: Open Web Intelligence document in BI Launch Pad,

Goto to the table column on which you want to create a hyperlink, right click on column and select Linking then select Add Document Link..


Click on Browse and select the document for which you want to create open doc url,


Below screen appears after you select the report,


Check Use complete URL path to create hyperlink and then click on yes as in below image to create absolute open doc url.

Note: Don’t check Use complete URL path to create hyperlink if you want the url to be relative. Relative open doc url will work independent of the BO Server(Dev or Test or Prod) as it servername and port number will not associated with the url


Select Refresh on Open if you want to refresh the linked document when you open the document through open document url.

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Check Link to document instances if you want to open the report instance instead of the main report.

Target area within the document: When you want to open part of the report instead of whole report, you have check this and select the Report name or Report part as in snapshot below


Customize the look and behavior of the hyperlink, here you can specify the format of the report, Target window and Tooltip.


Click on apply to finish.

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