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2238295 - Error when connecting to BW OLE DB DATA Source in EPM addin: EPM General Error, Error while communicating with server, Connection refused

Symptom

  • When setting up the EPM addin connection connecting to BW OLE DB DATA Source, following error happens:
    Error while communicating with server.JPG
  • EPM addin log displays error like:
    |ERROR|Connection|FPMXLClient.Connection.ConnectionManager.CreateConnection|
    LOCATION    CPIC (TCP/IP) on local host with Unicode
    ERROR       partner '...' not reached
    ...
    ERRNO TEXT  WSAECONNREFUSED: Connection refused

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Environment

SAP Business Planning and Consolidation 10.0, version for SAP NetWeaver
SAP Business Planning and Consolidation 10.1, version for SAP NetWeaver
EPM addin SP23 Patch 2/ EPM add-in SP24 Patch01

Product

SAP Business Planning and Consolidation 10.0, version for SAP NetWeaver ; SAP Business Planning and Consolidation 10.1, version for SAP NetWeaver

Keywords

Port, SMICM, SMLG, add-in; bug; fix; Service Pack; , KBA , troubleshooting , EPM-XLS-CMT , EPM XLS Connection Management , Problem

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