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Unexpected error: An error occurred while generating map

Created by Interspire Import, last modified by Mariusz Handke on Nov 23, 2016

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EOC network maps do not work in the network map resource. When editing the resource no maps are available and the following error is displayed:

Unexpected error: An error occurred while generating map NAME


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  1. Go to:
    • \Windows\Microsoft.NET\Framework\v2.0.50727\Temporary ASP.NET Files
    • \Windows\TEMP\Solarwinds
    • \Program Data\Solarwinds
    • \Program Files (x86)\solarwinds\
  2. Right-click and select Properties for each folder and add the following users:
    • (local server) IUSR
    • (local server) Network Service
    • (local server) Authenticated Users
    • (domain) Network Service
    • (domain) Authenticated Users
  3. Give full control to
  4. Go to 
    • Volume:\WINDOWS\Temp\SolarWinds\NetworkAtlas\Maps\Orion\localhost\
    • Volume:\WINDOWS\Temp\SolarWinds\NetworkAtlas\Orion\Solarwinds\NetworkAtlass\MapsWeb\Orion\localhost\ 
  5. Clear out all files inside the localhost folder to allow the website to re-write them.
  6. Restart all SolarWinds EOC services in services.msc
  7. Open a CMD prompt as administrator and type IISRESET
Last modified
06:30, 23 Nov 2016