Tag Archives: windows

ArgumentException: The string must be at least XXX characters long

Cross-posted from kennyw.com: I hit this obtuse exception the other day. The stack had System.Configuration code on it, which is the only way I managed to track it down to a StringValidator attribute. A few things that would have been … Continue reading

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Error 1001. The specified service has been marked for deletion

Cross-posted from kennyw.com, the experience that inspired this blog: Sometimes I think I should run a signspotting campaign for error messages. In this particular case, the error happens when trying to install or uninstall a Windows service. Since there was … Continue reading

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