Problem

The inability to establish a connection through a firewall when using Windows XP SP2 results from the new firewall functionality in iSeries Office Integrator.

Solution

To allow the use of Office Integrator with Windows XP SP2:
  1. In Windows, open Control Panel.
  2. Open Windows Firewall.
  3. In the Windows Firewall dialog box, click the Exceptions tab.
  4. Click Add Program.
  5. In the Add a Program dialog box, click iSeries Office Integrator and click OK. (If iSeries Office Integrator is not in the Add a Progarm list, click Browse and browse to C:\Program Files\RJSOFFICE\RJSOFFICE.EXE.)
  6. iSeries Office Integrator should now be in the list of Programs and Services and should be checked in the Windows Firewall dialog box. Click OK.
  7. Close Control Panel.

    You are now able to use iSeries Office Integrator with Windows XP SP2.


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Last Modified On: December 10, 2016