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Failure in running EG 7.1

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Failure in running EG 7.1

Hi

I cannot run sas EG 7.1 as I used to. I got the following error message.

Could anyone helps me..

 

 

Root element is missing.


-------------------------- Technical Information Follows --------------------------

Exception Details:
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Exception type: System.Xml.XmlException
Message: Root element is missing.
Source: System.Xml
Target Site: ThrowWithoutLineInfo

Stack Trace:
at System.Xml.XmlTextReaderImpl.ThrowWithoutLineInfo(String res)
at System.Xml.XmlTextReaderImpl.ParseDocumentContent()
at System.Xml.Linq.XDocument.Load(XmlReader reader, LoadOptions options)
at System.Xml.Linq.XDocument.Load(String uri, LoadOptions options)
at SAS.EG.Options.EGOptions.DeserializeOptions(String fileName)
at SAS.EG.Options.EGOptions.Read(String fileName)
at SAS.EG.ProjectElements.ProjectCollection.SetDataModelOptions()
at SAS.EG.MainForm.LoadOptions()
at SAS.EG.MainForm..ctor()
at SAS.EG.App.Startup(String[] args)
at SAS.EG.App.Main(String[] args)
at SAS.EG.EntryPoint.Main(String[] args)


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‎08-08-2016 02:21 AM
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Re: Failure in running EG 7.1

Maybe you should try deleting just EGOptions.xml (in C:\Users\<userid>\AppData\Roaming\SAS\EnterpriseGu​ide\7.1\).

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Re: Failure in running EG 7.1

What has changed since it worked?
If your site's SAS representative can't help open a track to SAS tech support could be the next step.
Data never sleeps
Respected Advisor
Posts: 3,063

Re: Failure in running EG 7.1

Your problem looks similar to this one so I'd try the same suggestions:

 

https://communities.sas.com/t5/SAS-Enterprise-Guide/SAS-EG-Error/m-p/289717#U289717

 

New Contributor
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Re: Failure in running EG 7.1

unfortunitally, it did not work. 

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‎08-08-2016 02:21 AM
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Posts: 26

Re: Failure in running EG 7.1

Maybe you should try deleting just EGOptions.xml (in C:\Users\<userid>\AppData\Roaming\SAS\EnterpriseGu​ide\7.1\).
New Contributor
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Re: Failure in running EG 7.1

thanks.. it worked
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