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ERROR - Attempt to create the following configuration status file was unsuccessful
Authored by Caleb Scharf October 30th, 2021 3305 views 0 likes KB1070204
When installing the Ansys License Manager at the end of the installer you receive this error in the detailed installation log.
...ERROR: Attempt to create the following configuration status file was unsuccessful. This could cause problems during future licensing configurations.
C:\Program Files\ANSYS Inc\Shared Files\Licensing\ansysli_data\.config
Software & Version
Ansys License Manager 2021 R2
*This example was taken from this version, but is not necessary limited to this version unless otherwise noted in the description.
This can be caused not running the Ansys installer as administrator or not extracting the package before running the install.