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At start up of the software the following error message is displayed and the software does not function:
Internal ErrorError Message: The Type initializer for ‘ECT.ECAD.API.SystemSetup’ threw an exception.TargetSite: ECT.ECAD.API.SystemSetup Create()DeclaringType: ECT.ECAD.API.SystemSetupAttributes: public staticMember Type: Method
In multiple cases the problem was caused by an SQL Server related issue, where the number of tmpxxxx.tmp files in the temp folder had reached its limit. Evidence of this includes:
Delete all the files possible from the temp folder. The temp folder to clear is typically
which can also be reached via the %TEMP% shortcut (type %TEMP% into the address bar of Windows Explorer). Some articles regarding this issue describe clearing a C:\Windows\Temp folder instead. Some files will not be able to be deleted because they are in use, but try to remove all files with filenames beginning with "tmp" that have a .tmp file extension.