From a DOS prompt, can you telnet to your IP address and get a sign on
screen? Also, try configuring the session to connect to the IP address
instead of a host name.
[mailto:midrange-l-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Jerry C. Adams
Sent: Monday, March 05, 2012 12:43 PM
Subject: Remote Site Cannot Connect
This is only occurring at one remote location. When they double-click the
desktop icon (iSeries Access for Windows - PC5250), they get a "PC5250
License Error: CWBCO1003 - Sockets error, function returned 10013 (with our
I couldn't find anything regarding this function code in the Archives,
Google, or the "Details" box of the error message.
I can take over the site's PC, which I did.
I ran Ping on the remote PC (which, by the by, is running XP Pro at SP3).
It hit our iSeries box.
I ran cwbping. All services, most notably Telnet, connected fine.
I tried configuring a new session. Same error.
Oddly enough (to me, anyway) the Data Transfer icon works fine.
Uh, I'm stumped.
Jerry C. Adams
IBM i Programmer/Analyst
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