Have you changed the Protocol settings to force LDAP operation in the Formativ Windows Control Panel applet (Windows Control Panel)?
If you have the NetWare client installed, you will need to specifically select the LDAP protocol option on the Protocols tab of the Formativ Windows Control Panel applet. The next time you start your GroupWise client, the LDAP dialog will appear, which will enable you to complete the relevant details.
You can also force specific protocol settings during installation of Formativ using the configuration file startup parameter.
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