Symptom: 

Attempting to make a REST API call and getting a message about insufficient rights. The UserID used by the REST API has full rights to the processes involved.

Cause: 

Rights access via the REST API user have not been updated properly in the system.

Resolution: 

Execute a Force Update on the Database.

  1. Launch Accounting.

  2. Enter your MIP username and password.

  3. Select an organization database that you would like to execute the Force Update.

  4. ​Before you click OK, hold down the Ctrl key and left double click on your mouse over the icon to the left of the selected organization database (nothing should happen yet).

  5. Now click OK.  Instead of opening the organization database, you will see a “Processing” window begins to execute.  It will go through Update Database Versions and Update Stored Procedures.

  6. When the process completes successfully, click Finish to exit the window.

  7. You will then receive a message: “Your database has been updated successfully.”

  8. ​Click OK.  You will be logged in to the updated database.

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MIP Fund Accounting
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REST API
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