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1254349 - PCM / BOE Configuration Error: "...cannot create a connection to CMS.... BOE Framework cannot be located on the server"


Profitability and Cost Management (PCM) Configure Error: "The Profitability And Costing Management Server cannot create a connection to the CMS. The Business Objects Enterprise Framework cannot be located on the server. Please contact your system administrator" when selecting Single Sign On "Enterprise" option.



  • SAP Profitability and Cost Management (PCM)
  • BusinessObjects Enterprise (BOE) XI 3.x.
  • PCM and BOE InfoView are located on different servers.

SAP Profitability and Cost Management versions 7.5 (BOBJ PCM 7.5)

To check which version of PCM is installed, go to Help > About in any PCM interface, or check the splash screen when launching the application.
Please note that PCM 7.5 reaches the end of Mainstream Maintenance on 31.12.2013. Please upgrade to PCM 10 as soon as possible.


SAP Profitability and Cost Management 10.0 ; SAP Profitability and Cost Management 7.5


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