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Error: Windows Cannot open this program because it has been prevented by a Software Restrict Policy

Created by Giane Ira, last modified by MindTouch on Jun 23, 2016

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Overview

This article describes when NPM installation could not complete and your receive the following error:

Windows Cannot open this program because it has been prevented by a Software Restrict Policy

Environment

NPM  all versions

Cause 

This issue occurs due to a corrupted JobEngine.

 

Resolution

  1. Uninstall Jobengine from the Control Panel.
  2. Delete sworionsetup from %temp% file.
  3. C:Documents and Settings\(Username)\Local Settings\Temp (For server 2003)
  4. Re-run the NPM  installer.

 

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22:16, 22 Jun 2016

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