QlikView - Unable to start the QlikView Distribution Service (QDS) - The service must have sufficient permissions in Publisher Application Data FolderArticle Number: 000047413 | Last Modified: 2018/06/12
Startup failure. Read the log file and/or event log for determinating the cause of this problem. Note! The service must have sufficient permissions in Publisher Application Data Folder: "C:\ProgramData\QlikTech\DistributionService". Exception=System.NullReferenceException: Object reference not set to an instance of an object. at QDSMain.Clustering.NotificationFiles.TaskNotificationFile.LoadTasks(IEnumerable`1 fileNames) at QDSMain.Clustering.NotificationFiles.TaskNotificationFile.Initialize() at System.Collections.Generic.List`1.ForEach(Action`1 action) at QDSMain.Clustering.NotificationFiles.DefaultMasterNotificationFile.InitializeWithSubscription(Action`1 initNotificationSubscription) at QDSMain.Clustering.DefaultClusterNotification.Initialize() at QDSMain.MainClass.CheckAndInitializeEnviroment(ILogBucket logBucket, ClusterRegistration clusterReg) at QDSMain.MainClass.Run()
- The QlikView Distribution Service (QDS) has permission to access the QlikView Distribution Application Folder (NTFS and Shared permission)
- If there are some files corrupted in the folder you might also experience this issue so you can try to re-create the folder by stopping the service QlikView Distribution Service(s), renaming the folder and starting the service(s) again
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