Error opening Analyst: "Analyst Server failed to start because it was unable to locate the Filesys.ini file"
Unable to open Analyst or/and access Contributor applications
The following error is displayed when trying to open Analyst or/and access Contributor applications :
"Analyst Server failed to start because it was unable to locate the Filesys.ini file:
The Main section in the beginning of Filesys.ini is missing or not correct.
Diagnosing the problem
Filesys.ini path is correct / reachable and the user have full control on the folder.
Resolving the problem
Modify the filesys.ini in order to have the [Main] section first, at least the 7 lines below and before any libraries references :
You can also copy the file from another valid installation.
More support for:
Cognos 8 Planning
Software version: 8.1, 8.2, 8.3, 8.4, 8.4.1, 10.1
Operating system(s): Windows
Software edition: All Editions
Reference #: 1502236
Modified date: 09 June 2011