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1717264 - The data source manager cannot be started - FC 10.0


After installing rich client on a machine which is in a different domain from the BOFC server, the rich client is not able to fetch the data source list and the following error show up.

The data source manager cannot be started on [machine name]

Check that the machine name and the DCOM configuration are correct.




  • SAP Financial Consolidation(FC) 10.0
  • SAP Financial Consolidation(FC) 10.1


SAP Financial Consolidation 10.0 ; SAP Financial Consolidation 10.1


EPM, SAP Financial Consolidation, BFC, BOFC, FC, SBOP FINANCIAL CONS. , BOBJ FINANCIAL CONS. , KBA , EPM-BFC-TCL , Technical Components , Problem

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