Printing PDF documents using SumatraPDF

Summary A number of web services return PDF documents in their output, such as labels from courier companies. This article explains how BPA Platform can print PDF documents using an external PDF tool, such as the open-source utility SumatraPDF. This utility can be used…

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Why are my SAP Business One UDT, UDF, and UDOs not Triggering my Tasks?

Summary Your BPA Platform solution makes use of the SAP Business One Integration Tool Pack, specifically, the SAP Business One Event Agent. You’ve added user-defined tables (UDT), user-defined fields (UDF), and/or user-defined objects (UDO) to your SAP Business One installation. You’ve created a task…

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Failed to load company list from server – Error code: 8007007e

Symptom Creating a connection fails with the error: Failed to load company list from server. Exception occurred retrieving the COM class factory for component with CLSID: {632F4591-AA62-4219-8FB6-22BCF5F60090} Failed due to the following error: 8007007e The specified module could not be found. Cause The error…

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Why is my New Field in my Data Connector’s Object not Available for Linking?

Summary You’re using a Data Connector tool to connect to an external application. You’ve updated one of the objects in the external application, but it isn’t showing in the tool’s Mapping tab. This affects the following tools: Applications Platform Connector Infor CRM Connector Microsoft…

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Using HTTPS Connections with the Sage 300 Connector

Summary The Sage 300 Connector tool is able to communicate with the Sage 300 server over HTTP and HTTPS. HTTP communication is enabled by default. This article describes how to configure both the Sage 300 and BPA Platform servers to use HTTPS. Note: You…

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Web Service Connector Tool is Unable to Generate the XML Document

Summary When using the Web Service Connector tool, you see “An exception was raised” errors in the Event Log for the task step. This article describes the symptoms and how to resolve the problem Cause The types of errors you see are: and: with…

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SAP Business One Integration Tool Pack v. SAP Business One Version

Summary This following article shows which SAP Business One version is supported by which SAP Business One Integration Tool Pack. Note: The versions described here are taken from the SAP Business One Integration Tool Pack Release Notes, and are correct at the time of…

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Import Flat File tool – Locks a file for the duration of a task run preventing it from being moved by the File Management Tool.

Symptom When importing a file using the Import Flat File tool and attempting to move it using the File Management tool, an error message is received advising the file is in use. An example of an error message would be: The specified file [FILE…

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BPA Platform 2018 System Requirements

Introduction This article details the minimum hardware and software requirements to run BPA Platform and any relevant tools. Note that the BPA Platform Configurator also prompts for any prerequisite specifications for a feature or tool before installing. BPA Platform Server The following operating systems…

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Salesforce Connector tool – Error validating source XML against schema

Symptom When validating source XML against the schema, the following error message is received: The element ‘ELEMENT_NAME’ has invalid child element ‘ELEMENT_NAME’ Cause This error occurs after a user defined field (UDF) is created in Salesforce, this change is published to the [permalink id=”2197″…

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