Determine version number in BusinessObjects

March 4, 2009
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Some tips and tricks on Business Objects…The first is about determining the version numbers in Business Objects.
Case 1.
I have installed Business Objects and have upgraded to SP2[Service Pack2] ,but how can i see my updated version
Here is the way to see your version number
1. Central Configuration Manager
Desktop Intelligence Report Server (Start > All programs > […]

Some tips and tricks on Business Objects…The first is about determining the version numbers in Business Objects.

Case 1.

I have installed Business Objects and have upgraded to SP2[Service Pack2] ,but how can i see my updated version

Here is the way to see your version number

1. Central Configuration Manager

Desktop Intelligence Report Server (Start > All programs > Business Objects XI Release 2 > Business Objects Enterprise > Central Configuration Manager).

2.EXE Version Tab

1. Browse to the drive where you installed Desktop Intelligence. For example:

\Program Files\Business Objects\Business Objects Enterprise 11.5\win32_86

2. Right-click the busobj.exe file, click Properties then click the Version tab.

The following list shows what the version numbers should be depending on which patch combination you have

BO XIR2 RTM = 11.5.0.313

BO XIR2 + SP1 = 11.5.3.417

BO XIR2 + SP1 + MHF1 = 11.5.7.608

BO XIR2 + SP1 + MHF1 + CHF16 = 11.5.7.811

BO XIR2 + SP1 + MHF1 + CHF20 = 11.5.7.1048

BO XIR2 + SP1 + MHF1+ SP2 = 11.5.8.826

BO XIR2 SP2 + FP2.1 = 11.5.8.826

BO XIR2 SP2 + FP2.2 = 11.5.8.939

BO XIR2 SP2 + FP2.3 = 11.5.8.963

BO XIR2 SP2 + FP2.4 = 11.5.8.998

BO XIR2 SP2 + FP2.5 = 11.5.8.1030

BO XIR2 SP2 + FP2.6 = 11.5.8.1061

BO XIR2 SP2 + FP2.7 = 11.5.8.1111

BO XIR2 SP3 = 11.5.9.1076

BO XIR2 SP3 + FP3.1 = 11.5.9.1101

BO XIR2 SP3 + FP3.2 = 11.5.9.1138

Here SP=Service Pack, MHF=Monthly Hot Fix, CHF=Critical Hot Fix

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