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1298586 - Error: Unable to open a socket to talk to CMS <CMSName>:<Port number> (FWM 01005) null


  • Error: "Unable to open a socket to talk to <CMSName>:<Port number> (FWM 01005) null".
  • Error: "Unable to log on: could not connect to server... please check that the server name is correct, and the server is running."
  • Error: "Cannot Access External Data. soapenv:Server.generalException: Unable to open a socket to talke to CMS (FWM01005)"



  • BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.1
  • Xcelsius 2008 Enterprise


SAP BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.0 ; SAP BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.1


cannot login, unable to login, failed, CMS, FWM01005, crystal, cx , KBA , BI-BIP-ADM , BI Servers, security, Crystal Reports in Launchpad , Problem

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