Upgrading TaskCentre — From v4.1 to BPA Platform 2018 Update 1

Introduction This article describes how to upgrade TaskCentre v4.1. The upgrade must be completed in stages as a single jump from v4.1 to v2018 Update 1 is not possible. Because of this, this article is suitable to use when upgrading from any version to…

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Using the Applications Platform Connector on Windows Server 2008 R2 and SP2

Introduction Running the Applications Platform Connector on a Windows Server 2008 R2 or 2008 SP2 machine requires extra configuration to complete the connection to Applications Platform. Problem You are running BPA Platform 2018 Update 1 on a Windows Server 2008 R2 or 2008 SP2…

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BPA Platform 2018 Update 1 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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Using HTTPS Connections with the Sage 50 Accounts Connector v2.5

Summary The Sage 50 Accounts Connector tool is able to communicate with the Sage 50 Accounts server over HTTP and HTTPS. HTTP communication is enabled by default. This article describes how to configure both the Sage 50 Accounts and the BPA Platform servers to…

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KB46432 – TLS 1.2 Support for BPA Platform SQL Server Store and Trigger Agent

Introduction Microsoft have included support for TLS 1.2 in their SQL Server drivers’ updates — https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/sqlnativeclient/2018/03/30/released-microsoft-ole-db-driver-for-sql-server/. TLS 1.2 support was not available in BPA Platform 2018 or any previous versions for any SQL Server connection or Microsoft SQL Server Trigger Agent connection. Resolution The…

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How to Design a “Chunked” Task to Process a Large Amount of Rows Over Multiple Task Runs

Introduction You may find that running tasks that process high volumes of rows may results in multiple errors due to the large amount of processing. This article describes how to design such a task, but where the high number of rows processed is “chunked”…

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SAP Business One Integration Tool Pack — Getting Error XML: “Uncommittable transaction is detected at the end of the batch. The transaction is rolled back.”

Summary You have the following installed: BPA Platform (formerly “TaskCentre”) v4.7 or above SAP Business One Integration Tool Pack v3.0, including the Integration Agent and the Event Agent Although the Event Agent is installed, it isn’t being used yet so the configuration is either…

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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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