An unexpected exception has occurred during CreateInstance. Type:MSoft.LocalSecurity.ItemTasks.PurgingItemTask

Article:TECH46868  |  Created: 2009-11-16  |  Updated: 2009-11-16  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH46868
Article Type
Technical Solution


Issue



The following error was thrown when the Daily schedule was trying to load its associated items within the Shared Schedules page:

An unexpected exception has occurred during CreateInstance. (Assembly:MSoft.LocalSecurity, Version=6.1.0.0, Culture=Neutral, PublicKeyToken=9b6d727d0d042dc4 Type:MSoft.LocalSecurity.ItemTasks.PurgingItemTask)

Environment



Notification Server 6.0 SP3 R11

Application Control Solution 6.1 SP2


Cause



local Security Solution had been installed on the NS but was then subsequently removed.  The uninstall procedure unfortunately left remnants of this product within the NS's database.

Solution



Installing LSS again resolved this issue.

Legacy ID



50149


Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH46868


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