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You experience the following symptoms the first time that you try to save or to publish a project:
You receive the following error message in the "Microsoft Project Server Spooler" dialog box:
SYSTEM ERROR: 0x80004005
The Microsoft Windows SharePoint Services Web site is not automatically created for the project.
This issue occurs when you try to use a fully qualified domain name (FQDN) to connect to the Microsoft Office Project Server 2003 Web site. For example, it occurs when you use a FQDN instead of a host name, such as: http://projects.projsvr2003.domain.com instead of http://projsvr2003/ProjectServer.
To resolve this issue, use one of the following methods:
Use a host name, such as: http://projsvr2003/ProjectServer to connect to the Project Server Web site.
Use the WinHTTP Default Proxy Configuration Tool to add the FQDN to the Bypass List.
To add the FQDN to the Bypass List, follow these steps:
Click Start, click Run, type cmd, and then click OK.
Type the following command line, and then press ENTER:
Proxycfg -d -p * "<local>;servername of WSS;FQDN of WSS;ipaddress of WSS"
At the command prompt, type iisreset and then press ENTER. The iisreset command stops and then restarts Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS).