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ServiceMaxx J1708 & J1939 Troubleshooting Aid

This document contains troubleshooting options for the following:

  • Java Issues
  • Issues Running on 64-Bit Machines
  • Issues with NAVCoM or NAVLink Interfaces
  • Miscellaneous Troubleshooting Suggestions

Java Issues

Note: ServiceMaxx works best with Java Version 6 Update 27.

If you are experiencing problems with ServiceMaxx, there may be a problem with Java. The following solutions may help to solve these,Java related problems:

  • Unable to Launch
  • Application Error: Security Exception

Unable to Launch

If ServiceMaxx displays the message Unable to Launch, you probably have the wrong version of Java installed.

To delete ServiceMaxx and reinstall:

  • Select Start from your Windows desktop
  • Select Run
  • Type javaws -viewer in the text box

The Java Cache Viewer is displayed

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  • Select ServiceMaxx from the list of applications
  • With ServiceMaxx highlighted, right-click to display the pop-up box.
  • Click Delete
  • Select Resources from the Show drop-down list (located at the top of the Java Cache Viewer window)

Servicemaxx

  • Remove any ServiceMaxx references.
  • There may be multiple ServiceMaxx references (see screen example above).
  • Remove them all.
  • Select Deleted from the Show drop-down list at the top of the Java Cache Viewer
    window.
  • With ServiceMaxx highlighted, right-click to display the pop-up box.
  • Click Delete.
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  • Check the Java version by following the path (from your Windows desktop): Start > Control Panel > Programs and Features (for Windows 7 users) or Start > Settings > Control Panel > Add Remove Programs (for Windows XP users)
  • Remove any versions of Java other than Java 6 Update 27.
  • Click Close
  • Navigate to the following website: here

International truck

  • Click the word “here” on the International website page (see above) to download Java 6 Update 27
  • Click Launch ServiceMaxx (located in the navigation panel of the International website (see above) to reinstall the application on your PC

Application Error: Security Exception

If ServiceMaxx displays the message Security Exception, you may need to change Java network settings

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To change Java network settings:

  1. Select Start from your Windows desktop.
  2. Select Control Panel.
  3. Double-click Java.

The Java Control Panel is displayed

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  • Select Network Settings.

The Network Proxy Settings box is displayed

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  • Select Direct connection.
  • Click OK.
  • Click Apply.
  • Close the Java Control Panel

Issues Running on 64-Bit Machines

This following addresses some of the known issues with ServiceMaxx running on 64-Bit machines.
Symptoms
ServiceMaxx displays the following messages:

  • FFFF-FFFF software ID after launching.
  • ServiceMaxx will expire on… (e.g., an inappropriate date in the past like Dec. 31
    1969).
  • Register the program as the Administrator for use with all users.
  • Unable to fetch MachineID. Registration Failed. Please run as an administrator. If problems persist, contact CSO.
  • The following application error occurred:
  • C:\Users\xxxx\AppData\Local\Temp\win32.dll; can’t load IA 32-bit .dll on a AMD 64-bit platform.
  • Password generated for ServiceMaxx Software ID xxxx-xxxxx not working.

Resolutions

Resolution 1

FFFF-FFFF Software ID

Ensure that you are running ServiceMaxx as an Administrator.

  • Do one of the following:

Right-click on the ServiceMaxx icon, and click Run as administrator

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or

Right-click on Properties. Then, click on the Compatibility Tab.

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Make sure the Run this program as an administrator check box is checked, and click OK

Resolution 2
Inappropriate Expiration Date

To resolve this issue, follow the instructions under Java Issue “Unable to Launch” earlier in this document.

Resolution 3
Register Program as Administrator for All Users

To resolve this issue, follow the instructions under “Resolution 1” earlier in
this document.

Resolution 4

Unable to Fetch MachineID

To resolve this issue, follow the instructions under “Resolution 1” earlier in
this document.

Resolution 5

Application Error

This message is displayed because the computer has a 64-bit version of Windows 7 or Windows Vista installed on a machine that has 32-bit internal components.

To fix this problem, the correct 32-bit version of Windows 7 or Windows Vista
must be installed on the machine.

Resolution 6

Password for ServiceMaxx Software ID Not Working

To resolve this issue, follow the instructions under Java Issue “Unable to Launch” earlier in this document.

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Issues with NAVCoM or NAVLink Interfaces

When using the NAVCoM or NAVLink interfaces, ServiceMaxx may tend to open then close automatically.
Symptoms

  • ServiceMaxx crashes.
  • Multiple Error files displayed on the Windows desktop (files will typically start with hs_err_…).

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  • Keyword 2000 is selected under the protocol selection.

Servicemax J1939

 

Miscellaneous Troubleshooting Suggestions

  • Close ServiceMaxx.
  • Disconnect the cable from the computer, but leave it connected to the vehicle.
  • Reopen ServiceMaxx.
  • Select the protocol (e.g., J1708 or J1939) that corresponds to your vehicle year.
  • Reconnect the USB end of the cable to the computer.Once you have completed steps 1 through 5, you should see vehicle information
    from the ServiceMaxx application.
  • If you do not see vehicle information, check your connections to the vehicle and to
    the computer.
  • If after checking the connections you still do not see vehicle information, do one of
    the following:

Under File, select Turn on/off Communications Link. or Press F6 on your keyboard.

  • If after turning on the Communications Link you still do not see vehicle Information. Please refer to IK2700014.
  • If after updating your NAVCoM /NAVLink drivers you still do not see vehicle information, open a case file on ISIS to have the issue resolved by the EZ-Tech® Support Team. Please refer to IK2700019.

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