Troubleshooting: network issues

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You can test if the application can connect to the internet by using the downloader jar which does a connection test on startup (as the Fieldsoftware can work in offline mode, it does not do a connection test): 

If there is an issue with the connection or the permissions, you will get this message:




In case you are required to use a proxy server, the Fieldsoftware also requires the “-http.proxy*” params to be set in the bat file or script (see previous chapters), for example:


java -Dhttps.proxyPort=80 -Dhttp.proxyHost= -Dhttp.proxyPort=80 -jar MAPEO-Field-Software-.jar


More info on proxy and network parameters can be found  here: