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Patch Manager fails to start and generates an Xceed.FileSystem.DiskFile error


Patch Manager fails to start and displays the following error:

Failed to connect to the Application Server

Sorry, we are unable to connect to the Patch Manager Server.
Verify that the connection information for the Patch Manager
Server is correct and the Data Grid Service is started.

Details: An unexpected internal failure occurred in the FileSystem
component, or one of its descendants.
Type: Xceed.FileSystem.DiskFile



All Patch Manager versions


An antivirus application is preventing Patch Manager from starting. 


Disable the antivirus application. See How do I uninstall antivirus or antispyware programs? for details.

If the antivirus application is required, verify that the files and directories in Patch Manager Anti Virus Exclusions are excluded.


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