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NCM job error: There was an error while trying to serialize parameter http://schemas.solarwinds.com/2013/Ncm:job

Updated February 15, 2017

Overview

When running an NCM job, the following error prompts: 

There was an error while trying to serialize parameter http://schemas.solarwinds.com/2013/Ncm:job. The InnerException message was 'Enum value '0' is invalid for type 'SolarWinds.NCM.Contracts.InformationService.NCMJobSchedule+eTriggerMonths' and cannot be serialized. Ensure that the necessary enum values are present and are marked with EnumMemberAttribute attribute if the type has DataContractAttribute attribute.'. Please see InnerException for more details. ---> System.ServiceModel.CommunicationException: There was an error while trying to serialize parameter http://schemas.solarwinds.com/2013/Ncm:job. The InnerException message was 'Enum value '0' is invalid for type 'SolarWinds.NCM.Contracts.InformationService.NCMJobSchedule+eTriggerMonths' and cannot be serialized

 

Environment

NCM version 7.6 RC, but may be present in other releases

 

Cause 

At this time it was reproduced by modifying an job schedule.

NCM Development took this procedure to reproduce the error:

1.    Edit Job (Database maintenance for example).
2.    Set job schedule to monthly and select .all months.
3.    Press Finish.
4.    Edit job again and set schedule to weekly, select several days of week.
5.    Press Finish.

This occurs when running the job after the error has been reproduced.

Resolution

At this time, the job needs to be recreated as a workaround. Development plans are to fix this in future releases.

 

 

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18:10, 14 Feb 2017

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