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Transaction Failed - Switch from default to using the IP


  • When try to connect, get a 'Transaction Failed' message.
Applies to
  • Connexion client

Click Tools > Options > Access tab.  Under the Internet Access section change the selection from the default to Other URL and enter in the box.  Be sure to enter the 'http://' part or you will receive an Invalid URI error message accompanied by a stack trace.

Also verify that 'Persistent Connection' is not checked.

Additional information

There are other causes of this error so if this solution does not resolve the issue, search for additional 'Transaction Failed' documents.

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