How to Start AdminTool in OBIEE 10G / OBIEE 11G

admintool.exe is the Administration tool to manage OBIEE server and have some capabilities to automate some repetitive tasks and principally his embedded tools.

Oracle Business Intelligence Administration Tool is available only for Windows operating systems.

The Administration Tool is a Windows application that allows the BI Server administrator to create and edit repositories.

Repositories can be edited with the administration tool in either online or offline mode.

The Administration Tool also includes a session manager and a cache manager which are available in online mode. The Cache Manager displays what queries have been cached and how frequently they have been accessed. You can also select and delete items in cache.

Start in OBIEE 10G

You can start it in two ways:

  • with the Windows Menu : Start > All Programs > Oracle Business Intelligence > Administration
  • by starting the executable file admintool.exe (only for the version 10g)

The admintool is located in this directory

BI_ORACLE_HOME/server/Bin

Start in OBIEE 11G

You can start it in two ways :

  • with the Windows Menu : Start > All Programs > Oracle Business Intelligence > Administration
  • launch the Administration Tool from the command line using bi-init.cmd.

Do NOT open the RPD by simply double clicking on the RPD file or typing Admintool.exe in a command line. The resulting Administration Tool window is not initialized to your Oracle instance, and errors will result later in your session. Ignoring this will lead to creating inconsistencies in the RPD file.

The admintool is located in this directory.

BI_ORACLE_HOME/bifoundation/server/bin (\MiddelwareHome\instances\instance1\bifoundation\server\bin

LOG

In 11g Client, log file is located at:

ORACLE_BI_HOME\oraclebi\orainst\diagnostics\logs\OracleBIServerComponent\coreapplication\Administrator_NQSAdmin

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