A connection to SDL MultiTerm Server XXXX could not be established
Thread poster: Yael Arbell

Yael Arbell  Identity Verified
United Kingdom
Local time: 04:41
English to Hebrew
Nov 9, 2015

I am using Studio Trados 2015 starter edition from July and encountered a problem. An online termbase the I already used several time refuses to open with the following error massage:

"A connection to SDL MultiTerm Server XXXX could not be established.Opening the termbase failed. It may be already opened in exclusive mode. Attempt the action again after a while"

Can someone help with solution?


Local time: 04:41
Error message Nov 9, 2015

Dear Yael,

This is Guillaume from SDL.

You will find in our Knowledge Base the following article about your error message: http://kb.sdl.com/#tab:homeTab:crumb:7:artId:6749

If you need further assistance, please do not hesitate to contact us via the chat: bit.ly/SDLChat

Kind regards,



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