SmartStruxure Graphics Editor crashes when launched due to an unhandled exception.

Issue

When trying to launch StruxureWare Graphics Editor stand alone or through Workstation the program crashes due to an unhandled exception.

Review of Windows Event Log displaying the following error message:

Application: SE.Graphics.Editor.exe
Framework Version: v4.0.30319
Description: The process was terminated due to an unhandled exception.
Exception Info: System.Configuration.ConfigurationErrorsException
Stack:
   at System.Configuration.ConfigurationManager.PrepareConfigSystem()
   at System.Configuration.ConfigurationManager.GetSection(System.String)
   at System.Configuration.PrivilegedConfigurationManager.GetSection(System.String)
   at System.Net.Configuration.SettingsSectionInternal.get_Section()
   at System.Net.NetworkingPerfCounters..ctor()
   at System.Net.NetworkingPerfCounters.CreateInstance()
   at System.Net.NetworkingPerfCounters.get_Instance()
   at System.Net.Sockets.Socket.InitializeSockets()
   at System.Runtime.Remoting.Channels.Tcp.TcpServerChannel..ctor(System.Collections.IDictionary, System.Runtime.Remoting.Channels.IServerChannelSinkProvider, System.Runtime.Remoting.Channels.IAuthorizeRemotingConnection)
   at System.Runtime.Remoting.Channels.Tcp.TcpServerChannel..ctor(System.Collections.IDictionary, System.Runtime.Remoting.Channels.IServerChannelSinkProvider)
   at Microsoft.VisualBasic.ApplicationServices.WindowsFormsApplicationBase.RegisterChannel(ChannelType, Boolean)
   at Microsoft.VisualBasic.ApplicationServices.WindowsFormsApplicationBase.Run(System.String[])
   at SE.Graphics.Editor.EditorApplication.Main(System.String[])
   at SE.Graphics.Editor.Program.Main(System.String[])

Product Line

SmartStruxure Solution

Environment

Windows

.NET Framework 4.0

StruxureWare Building Operation 1.3

Cause

.NET framework has become corrupted due to 3rd party software installation or upgrade from SmartStruxure Beta version to StruxureWare Building Operation  version 1.3

Resolution

Only known solution to resolve this problem is a reinstall of the operating system. Repair, upgrade, or reinstall of .NET framework have not been successful.