Error Messages

“Perl environment validation failed” error message when you start a job

349 views May 25, 2016 May 27, 2016 plunify 0

Cause:

This is probably because an existing copy of Perl is installed in your machine. The existing copy is either installed in a directory that InTime did not find or is incompatible with InTime. In this example below, Perl is installed in D: instead of C:

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Resolution:

Click Windows > Control Panel > System > Advanced system settings link.

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Click Advanced > Environment Variables..

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Under User variables, click PL_PERL_HOME > Edit.

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Under Edit User Variables, key in a new value for Variable and click OK.

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Under System variables, click PL_PERL_HOME > Edit button.

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Under Edit System Variables, key in a new value for Variable and click OK.

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Click OK to exit. You may need to restart your computer for the settings to take effect.

Applies to:

  • Windows Operating System

Knowledge Base ID: 1000 - Last Review: May 20, 2014 - Revision: 1.0