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KB Articles


  1. "Attempt to open source failed" while running a B2B Data Transformation project with a large input file (121607)
  2. "Error in java installation" when installing Proactive Monitoring 2.5 in Windows (148104)
  3. “Your local system administrator has not granted you privileges to access any PowerCenter Data Analyzer dashboards, reports or tools” when all the necessary permissions are provided to access the Reporting Service (102467)
  4. No results are displayed even though FAS contains archived data when ‘Search File Archive’ operation is performed from ‘Data Discovery’ menu in ILM (147129)
  5. FAQ: What are the feature differences between IDE 9.0.1 SE and IDE 9.1? (120699)
  6. ERROR: "Unable to parse redo record" occurs repeatedly when Extractor is run by clicking the GUI button and continues processing to the end of the current log in IDR (143216)
  7. ERROR: "[RSVCSHARED_00205] User ['xx'] does not have privilege ['MRS_CREATE_PROJECT'] on repository ['MRS_xx'] in domain ['Domain_xx']" when creating a Model Repository Service (145390)
  8. ERROR: "Could not execute action...Please check the ODBCINI environment variable" when testing the ODBC (connection type) connectivity in the Administration Console in Informatica 9.1.0 (124957)
  9. ERROR: "[DTF_0021] Peer failed to respond to the connection initialization message within timeout period.  The given port may not support the protocol" when configuring Informatica Authentication in DVO (146753)
  10. FAQ: What is Java matcher in Dynamic Data Masking (124761)
  11. HOW TO: Mask the columns in different tables based on string pattern using a single rule with Dynamic Data Masking (124436)
  12. Testing the ODBC connectivity for db2 using dblist fails with error "db_connect_user: Cannot connect to service with uid" (109697)
  13. HOW TO: Use MetaQuery in Support Console to extract information related to Object level property from PowerCenter Repository (134902)
  14. Informatica MDM Performance Foundation Guide (146176)
  15. "ERROR: Error in expanding variable parameter. Please check the Integration Service log for more information" when resource load fails in Metadata Manager 8.6.1 (118985)
  16. "REP_12400: Repository Error (Can't find attribute with id: 31.)" when running TPT sessions after installing PowerCenter 9.5.1 HotFix 2 or later release (154334)
  17. FAQ: What does the message "WRT_8165 - TIMEOUT BASED COMMIT POINT" in the session log mean? (119214)
  18. HOW TO: Rename the PowerExchange Logger datasets on MVS (114048)
  19. Reporting Service fails to start and shows DOM_10079 error message in the console (141392)
  20. Knowledge Link: Ultra Messaging Knowledge Base (147259)




  1.   How to Manually Install or Uninstall the PowerExchange Listener Service on Windows
  2.   UM Video Podcast Part 1 - UMSourceSample and UMSampleReceiver
  3.   HOW TO Extend Proactive Monitoring to Look for Unscheduled Workflows
  4.   PowerCenter Express Overview - H2L video
  5.   How to Install IDQ Reporting and dashboard Template for Jaspersoft
  6.   Merge in Salesforce using PowerExchange for Salesforce with PowerCenter
  7.   Global Objects & Permissions in a PowerCenter Repository
  8. How to Integrate PowerCenter with B2B Data Transformation
  9.   How to create and load an Oracle resource in Metadata Manager
  10. How to convert Workflow and Session log files from binary to Text Format


  1. Using PowerCenter to Process Flat Files in Real Time
  2. Writing Custom Scripts to Execute Batch Jobs (MDM)
  3. PowerCenter Repository Maintenance
  4. PowerCenter Product Changes from 8.6.1 to 9.5.1
  5. Upgrading PowerCenter 8.1.1 to Informatica 9.1.0 HotFix 3 Using the Command Line
  6. MDM Hub 9.7.0 Java User Exits
  7. Running a Workflow on a PowerCenter Grid
  8. How to Use PowerCenter with Teradata to Load or Unload Data
  9. How to Use PowerCenter Web Services to Extend the Power of Data Integration
  10. Basic Informatica Architecture  (34 downloads)

Top Contributors of Q4 2013

Posted by Vidya Jan 13, 2014

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In Ravi's words


I would like to say that, the process is very sumptuous to bring the community to a common platform where they learn best practices and share their experience with one-another. One would always like to be a part of it for one’s and in-turn the whole community’s growth which will make all of us successful.




In Javier's words:


Informatica support is a great network for collaboration. It is a great place where great minds get together to help each other. Whenever I am working at a client site, performing a new implementation; or an upgrade and find myself with an issue the first place I turn for a solution is Informatica MySupport.


In Yogesh's words:


Glad to get recognized four times in a row.  I am using My Support portal for last 1 and half  year. This site provides all the knowledge related to Informatica under one roof like we have KB articles, PAM, product documents, support videos and many other things which is truly beneficial for the Informatica users.I would like to thank Informatica team for providing such a fantastic platform to the Informatica community members. I encourage everyone to share their knowledge and help make My Support a vibrant collaboration platform.

Dear Informatica Customers,


We are delighted to announce the next of the Webinar series, "AddressDoctor - How to get the best out of it" on 30th January 2014 from 8 AM to 9AM (PST).


Registrations for the Webinar are now open and the URL to register is  (Join as Participant)



More details are available below:


AddressDoctor is the AddressValidation tool from Informatica. This webinar will give a short introduction to the different interfaces that AddressDoctor provides. It discusses the different Validation options and when to use what. Also, there will be a demo of integration of AddressDoctor into Informatica Data Quality based on use cases.


Below is the high level agenda for this Webinar.

  • The AddressDoctor Interfaces:
    • Excel Plugin (based on WebServices)
    • WebServices V4 & V5
    • DQC (Data Quality Center)
    • API (Software Library)
    • Postal Lookup Check (PoCo Lookup)
  • The different Validation Modes and their advantages and culprits.
  • Demo
  • Use Cases
  • Q&A


About the speaker:


Bart Honhoff is a Lead Support Engineer with over 10 year experience handling customer issues with PowerCenter, Data Quality and AddressDoctor.



If you have any issues registering for the Webinar, please feel free to contact praman or Vidya and we will be glad to help.


Informatica Support Webinars are a monthly initiative from the Global Support Organization, where a Subject Matter expert will be presenting a Webinar on a particular product. Please feel free to contact us if you have a topic of interest and we shall try to get a Webinar arranged on the same.


Kind Regards,

MySupport Portal Team

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