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Error while trying to add an environment

Symptoms

While trying to add an environment for the first time, you get the following error:

The source was not found, but some or all event logs could not be searched. 
To create the source, you need permission to read all event logs to make 
sure that the new source name is unique. Inaccessible logs: Security

Cause

You do not have the required rights.

Resolution

Run TX with elevated rights when setting environments up for the first time.

    1. Navigate to the TX folder - e.g. "C:\Program Files\TX2014 Server\TX2014 Server \"
    2. Right click on timextender.exe and choose "Run as administrator".

This article applies to: timeXtender 4.5, tX2012, TX2014. Last updated: 2014-03-28.

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