Error Invoke operation 'InstallLicense' failed. The type initializer for 'ExtentPlaceholderCreator' threw an exception. InnerException message : Exception has been thrown by the target of an invocation.

Issue

During installation of the Keeps software an exception is thrown in ExtentPlaceholderCreator.

Product Line

AccessXpert

Environment

Keeps

On Premise

Cause

Microsoft SQL Server issue.

Problem has been seen with MS SQL SERVER EXPRESS 2012 SP3

Resolution

Edit the 'web.config' for the Keeps application and insert the following inside of



  <assemblyBinding xmlns="urn:schemas-microsoft-com:asm.v1">
    
      <assemblyIdentity name="Microsoft.SqlServer.Types" publicKeyToken="89845dcd8080cc91" />
      <bindingRedirect oldVersion="1.0.0.0-11.0.0.0" newVersion="10.0.0.0" />
    dependentAssembly>
  assemblyBinding>

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