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  • #93251

    Jerry Pendergrass

    Upgraded to windows 8.1 from 7 and now DS won’t start because of error “can’t write to preferences file”. Solution??

  • #93258

    Gregg Franklin

    Hello Jerry,

    Did you add any thrid party antivirus software?

  • #93554

    Jerry Pendergrass

    Hi Gregg:
    No sir, no third party AV. Thanks for getting back to me so quickly, btw.

  • #93967

    Jerry Pendergrass

    OK. Figured it out. Permissions had changed upon upgrading to Win8. Took ownership of program data and desktop server folder and all is well again. Guess this one is solved.
    Thanks JP

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