This occurs because the Raiser's Edge client on the webserver is responding slowly or timing out attempting to connect with The General Ledger.
Correct the interface between The Raiser's Edge and The Financial Edge, or turn off the General Ledger linking.

To turn off the General Ledger link:

  1. Log into The Raiser's Edge client on the Raiser's Edge Web Services Server
  2. Access Config > General Ledger
  3. uncheck the box ' GL present'
To adjust The Raiser's Edge link to The Financial Edge:
Click here for steps to take to interface The Raiser's Edge with The Financial Edge.

Whenever a change is made to this link, it will impact the performance of the Blackbaud NetCommunity web site features linked to The Raiser's Edge. 
This is due to the validation that occurs across the REAPI connection, the same connection used to access the code tables in The Raiser's Edge for the linked parts.