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Unable to Open Saved Gantt Chart (GCX File) With Java Application Error, Specified File or URL Cannot Be Loaded (Doc ID 2036075.1)

Last updated on MARCH 17, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Agile Product Portfolio Management - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When attempting to open the Gantt Chart saved to local disk, unable to open with below Java error. The issue is intermittent, and not all the client environments are having this problem.

Application Error
Unable to launch this application

By checking on the detail, below message is found:

Error: Specified file or URL cannot be loaded

CouldNotLoadArgumentException[Specified file or URL cannot be loaded: C:\Users\<username>\AppData\LocalLow\Sun\Java\Deploment\cache\6.0\4.8\42d517f0-6388dadc]

at com.sun.javaws.Main.launchApp(Unknown Source)
at com.sun.javaws.Main.continueInSecureThread(Unknown Source)
at com.sun.javaws.Main.access$000(Unknown Source)
at com.sun.javaws.Main$ Source)
at Source)

What is Working
After deleting the java cache (Control Panel -> Java -> General Info -> Temporary Internet File -> Settings -> Delete File), and saving project to gcx file again, it can be launched without any error

Steps to Reproduce

  1. Login to Web Client
  2. Open Program > Detail, and do Gantt Chart > Full Lock Mode to open the Program in Gantt Chart
  3. File > Save file, and save the program to local disc as gcx file
  4. Double click the gcx file saved in local disc
  5. Gets error


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