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During the installation of the EBO package, an error is displayed about PCT_temp.vbox already in existence.
ERROR_(3), UNABLE_TO_EXECUTE__COMMAND(99), reason=VBo xManage.exe: error: Machine settings file
EcoStruxure Building Operation
Building Operation Project Configuration Tool (PCT)
Leftover folder/file from previously failed installation
- Close PCT if running
- Take note of the folder/file that the error refers to, in this case "C:\Users\sesaxxxxxx\.VirtualBox\PCT_temp\PCT_temp.vbox
- Make a backup of the folder/file as a precaution (in case it has to be put back)
- Delete the folder or file, in this case, delete the PCT_temp folder
- Re-launch PCT and attempt to install the EBO package once again