Log Files paths in OBIEE 11g ..Imp to know !!

Log files store all important information required to troubleshoot issues. Best way in OBIEE 11g, is to get them from Enterprise Manager Console.But we can still see these files in OBIEE install directory.
  • Enterprise Manager Console
Log on to EM Console (http://localhost:7001/em) . Once you logged on, in the left pane navigate to Farm_bifoundation_domain –> Business Intelligence–>coreapplications–>Diagnostics–>Log Messages
Here you can see the Most Recent Errors and Most Recent Warnings.
Available files:
• Presentation Services Log
• Server Log
• Scheduler Log
• Cluster Controller Log and many more
  • Log files in OBIEE Install directory
We can find all log files for OBIEE Components in OBIEE install directory under OBIEE_HOME/instances/instance1/diagnostics/logs 
These are the different type of log files:
Presentation Server log files

BI Server log files

Scheduler log

Cluster Controller log

ODBC log

OPMN log

Web logic Server Log Locations: You can also find out server related logs at below locations:

BI Managed Server:


Admin Server:


Other Important file paths:

Catalog Path


Repository Path


Instanceconfig.xml —-> file path


NQSConfig.INI file path :



Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s