If you receive this error code when trying
to login to SAMS (and sometimes Crystal Reports), here is one possible
Advantage Database Server versions 6.11 and newer provide the ability
to connect by specifying an IP address in the ADS.INI file. This
direct connection method eliminates the discovery process and will resolve
For a direct connection, configure the IP_PORT on the server in the
ADS.CFG for Netware or in the Advantage Configuration Utility for Windows
specify the IP address and port in the ADS.INI file.
For further instructions, see LAN_IP/LAN_PORT in the Advantage help
functionality is not available for IPX connections.