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Failed to connect or logon to SLD – Error code: -8037

Symptom

Creating a connection fails with the error:

Failed to Connect to DIAPI Server: SAP B1 Error Response - Failed to connect or logon to SLD, 
please check connection parameters and configure file (Error Code: -8037)

Cause

The ‘Backend Server Name’ (found under the ‘Database’ tab), has been entered as ‘localhost’.

Resolution

Use the database server hostname in place of ‘localhost’.