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NCM error: Multi-line rule patterns syntax error

Created by Malik Haider, last modified by Aileen de Lara on Jun 30, 2016

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Updated June 30, 2016


This article provides brief information and a resolution to the following error in the NCM Policy rule:

Multi-line rule patterns syntax error 

Rules cannot be edited or saved. 




NCM 7.3 and later



The issue is caused by a corrupted rule.



Re-create this rule and add it in the policy report to run successfully.






Last modified
19:55, 29 Jun 2016