The application is now unavailable


Cognos Planning 10.1.1

Microsoft Windows 2008 R2 server

SQL 2008 server


When user try to open Cognos Planning Contributor node they get error message:

 The application is now unavailable



You must make the Cognos Planning application online inside Cognos Administration console after a GTP or a upgrade. This is different behavior than in previous versions of Cognos Planning.



Log in to Cognos Planning Administration Console (CAC)

Mark you application in the left side.

Click on SET ON-LINE icon on the top left side.


Now you can ask the users to test to access the application again.