Can't establish a 3270 session in Host Integration Server 2013


You run a third-party 3270 emulator such as Extra! X-treme on top of a 64-bit Host Integration Server client. The SNABASE Service is configured to run as an application. When you try to establish a 3270 session in this situation, the attempt fails, and the following event is logged:


Because the emulator is a 32-bit process, the system tries to read the Transport information under the following registry key:

However, this key is missing. Therefore, the SNAIP.DLL file fails to load.


Cumulative update information

This update is included in cumulative update package 2 for Host Integration Server 2013. For more information about how to obtain the cumulative update package, see Cumulative update package 3 for Host Integration Server 2013


Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.

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Article ID: 3014742 - Last Review: Sep 30, 2015 - Revision: 1