I have installed the latest version off the server (as you suggested) and still get the same result. I did notice that the error seems to come up right away however. There's no delay when using the IP Address or the dns name.
You have to go to the plug-in on the main IPCC express page and download the new plug-in for Historical reporting. I also have to remove the old version and reinstall the new version. It did not work when I upgraded.
Are you getting this error “Installer User Interface Mode Not Supported. The installer cannot run in this UI mode. To specify the interface mode, use the -i command-line option, followed by the UI mode identifier. The value UI mode identifiers...
The below trick might come handy when you have to add a new node to a cluster but you don't have or is unsure of the security password for the publisher. This procedure has been around for ages.
1) Login into the CLI of the Publisher.