Error while trying to connect with ArcCatalog

Discussion created by eladreznik on Feb 26, 2012
Latest reply on Mar 20, 2012 by dbecker88
i have ArcGis Server installed on a box running windows 2008 R2, box IP is, Box name is ArcServer
Server Manager is working on that box and i can login.
box is accessible through the network by both name and IP.

I have ArcDesktop 10 Eval running on a box running windows 7.

While trying to add ArcGisServer to the ArcCatalog i am getting an error msg:

"Error Access Denied: The SOM Machine ArcServer is unreachable"

I am logged in as the admin, which was added to the arcgis server user groups

what am i doing wrong ?