Cisco Unified MeetingPlace

Field Notice: FA00340 - Updates for GWSIM From and Earlier

May 26, 2004

Products Affected



MeetingPlace Gateway SIM and earlier

Problem Description

Note: This Field Notice is a legacy Latitude Field Notice that has been converted to the Cisco format so the information would remain available to their customers.

Major issues:

  1. MeetingPlace server reports Outlook Gateway Failed.

  2. MPAgent lost connection to MeetingPlace server.

  3. Longer strings for gateway logging needed in GWSIM eventlog.

  4. Installers do not check for interfering processes.

  5. MeetingPlace Web 4.3 fails to log in with 4.2 GWSIM.

Problem Symptoms

Communication lost with the MeetingPlace server, possibly affecting service, but generating alarms.


Restarting the MeetingPlace services or rebooting the Gateway machine will tempoarily resolve the issue.

These issue ares fixed in GWSIM

Steps to install GWSIM

  1. Download the new GWSIM from the CCO.

  2. Stop all MeetingPlace services.

  3. Unzip the files into a new temporary folder.

  4. Run the setup.exe.

  5. Select Modify when given the option.

  6. Note:?If you receive a timeout, just click OK and the install will continue without issue.

  7. After the install has completed, reboot the Gateway machine.

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