Category Archives: Administration

How to Define a TM1 User as an TM1 Administrator

Here is a quick explanation how to define an existing TM1 user as a TM1 Administrator.

How to do a Daily or Weekly Restart a TM1 Model

How to safely save data and shut down a TM1 server (model) when it is run as a Windows Service and then how to restart that TM1 service automatically.

How to Connect Architect or Perspectives 10.2.x to Planning Analytics

Here is how to use TM1 Architect or Perspectives with both a new and old server environment, so with both older TM1 10.2.2 server and Planning Analytics.

How to Point Docker at a Drive other Than C

By default Docker uses the C drive on Windows to store Docker containers. Here is how to change Docker to use a different drive.

PAX Connection Greyed Out

Troubleshooting and correcting a greyed out connection to a TM1 server from within Planning Analytics for Excel.

TM1Web URL

The TM1 Web URL/address is simply http://servername:port/tm1web/, where usually the port is 9510.

How to Create Virtual Dimensions in TM1/Planning Analytics

Virtual Dimensions in TM1 and Planning Analytics allow you to use Attributes to create additional analytic capability. Here we explain how to create them with code examples.

Persistent Feeders in TM1 – Explanation and Implementation

Persistent Feeders can dramatically decrease the time required to restart a TM1 model. Here is an explanation of what Persistent Feeders are and instructions on how to implement them in your TM1 model.

CubeSetLogChanges TM1 function: Syntax and Example

When we run a Turbo Integrator process in TM1, the Transaction Log will normally have a record written for each data change. To speed up the TI, we can turn off transaction logging for a TI using the command CubeSetLogChanges.

Who Changed that TM1 Data? Using the TM1 Transaction Log

Have you ever had an inexplicable change to TM1 data? You know, when a user comes to you and says, John (in my case), the data in TM1 has changed since I looked at it last month? Well, if you have, here is the solution. And it is really easy!