If you do not have sufficient authorization to run a Cognos report, you will receive an error:
Click on the Details link, to see the full text of the error. If this is an authorizations error, the error message will include:
The error message may be buried inside some additional text, such as
Multiple failed attempts to enter your password will result in a locked Data Warehouse account.
Data Warehouse users are required to change their Data Warehouse password once per year. Failure to do so will result in revoked access.
- For authorization issues, contact the Central Authorizer team, at email@example.com.
- If the error message does not include table or view does not exist, contact the Service Desk.
- Repeated failed attempts to enter your correct Cognos password will result in a lock being placed upon your account. To have your Data Warehouse password reset and the account unlocked, please contact the Data Warehouse team at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Data Warehouse users are required to change their Data Warehouse password once per year, which can be completed using an MIT certificate see: Change Your Data Warehouse Password. If you do not have a certificate installed you can obtain one.