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Download config from node [unrecognized GUID format]

Created by Mariusz Handke, last modified by Aileen de Lara_ret on Apr 19, 2017

Views: 9 Votes: 1 Revisions: 8

Updated: July 18, 2016


The following error occurs while downloading a configuration from a device:

Download config from node [unrecognized GUID format]


All NCM versions


The error is caused by a custom property that was manually created and named as NCMNodeID.

This name (NCMNodeID) is a restricted word, used by NCM within the Nodes table, and cannot be used as custom property.


Delete any custom properties named as NCMNodeID.



Last modified
21:26, 18 Apr 2017