Updated: 3 years ago
Article ID: 28500

Common Problems

We can't continue because there's a file named "" in your ProgramData folder (C:\ProgramData\ Please delete that file and try again.

The desktop app installer can't continue because it detected a file already named If you created this file manually, it may cause installation or patching issues.

  1. Delete the folder named "" at the file path specified in the error dialog. This should allow you to restart the installation and complete it normally.
  2. Delete the Tools folder to automatically rebuild outdated or corrupt files.

Tried everything here?

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