Opening EPM System Diagnostic (validate.bat) Fails With Error "java.lang.NullPointerException" (Doc ID 1151685.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 01, 2016

Applies to:

Hyperion Financial Management - Version 11.1.1.3.00 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Executing validate.bat in order to run EPM System Diagnostic fails with the following error message:

java.lang.NullPointerException at com.hyperion.cis.validation.VTLauncher.loadLanguage(VTLauncher.java:70) at com.hyperion.cis.validation.VTLauncher.main(VTLauncher.java:83)

Changes

EPM System Diagnostic is opened by a Windows user other than the one used to install EPM products.

Cause

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