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How to connect with Report Designer?

Denis Lloret
on 6/28/13, 8:01 AM 1,869 views

Hi everybody!

I want to modify my reports with Report Designer, but I can't connect to the server. FYI, I use the following URL to connect to OpenERP: arsdata.my.openerp.com. And when I'm trying to connect thanks to Report Designer, I use those information:

  1. Server: arsdata.my.openerp.com
  2. Port: 8069
  3. Protocol Connection: XML-RPC
  4. Database: arsdata
  5. Login: I use the email linked with my User account, in OpenERP
  6. Password: My password

And I received the message: "Connection denied. Please enter valid login/password.". I feel a little bit stupid about this... So maybe someone can tell me if I'm doing something wrong?

Thanks a lot.

I face the same problem. The topic http://help.openerp.com/question/4900/openerp-online-what-are-the-parameters-for-the-report-designer-or-the-thunderbird-plugin/ gives some steps, but it does not work for me. I create anew user in my instance, login is the email ID of that user and set a password for him through "Change Password". On using these parameters in OpenOffice 3.2.1, I still get "Connection denied. Please enter valid login/password". I wonder what I do wrong here. Does it work for you?

OpenERP User
on 7/1/13, 5:24 AM
Toutou SPRL
On 7/13/13, 6:52 AM

Hi, I have exactly the same issue.

Did you find the solution?

No, nobody provided me a solution for now... That said, I'm trying another way to get what I want: It seems that the developper mode can help me to edit the layout of my documents, but for now, I'm still searching. If you have some news, please let me now!

ARS Data, Denis Lloret
on 7/16/13, 11:28 AM

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