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April 8, 2014

0.16 - Fix for the dreaded "Starting" issue | 0 Comments

OK, for the ADHD amongst you, here is the fix if your YAMS doesn't auto-update:

  1. Download this file:
  2. Make sure the service is in a "stopped" state.  If it's not, open task manager, find "YAMS-Service.exe" in the details tab, right-click and "End Process"
  3. Replace the file in the install folder (default C:\Program Files (x86)\YAMS) with the file you downloaded in step 1
  4. Start the service.  Ideally through local services, if you use the YAMS Service Controller then close it as soon as you hit start.

This should fix the issue.  If you want to know what happened, read on.

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