Contents tagged with Snapshot

  • How to deal with PX.Data.PXException: Cannot access the uploaded file. Failed to get the latest revision of the file error message

    Hello everybody,

    today I want describe how to deal with following Acumaitca error message: 

    Publish Customization

    Compiled projects: GAPRojectsBusinessAccounts,PayrollV2Acu2018Build20190328,EBizCharge2018R2,GACustomization

    Validation started.

    PX.Data.PXException: Cannot access the uploaded file. Failed to get the latest revision of the file a4353331-8f7f-4b3b-a881-2cdb4d5451e3

    at Customization.CstBinFile.GetFileFromDb() in C:\Bld\AC-FULL2018R226-JOB1\Sources\NetTools\PX.Web.Customization\CstDocumentDOM\CstBinFile.cs:line 120

    at Customization.CstBinFile.SaveFiles(FilesCollection context) in C:\Bld\AC-FULL2018R226-JOB1\Sources\NetTools\PX.Web.Customization\CstDocumentDOM\ … more

  • Warning: you are not in maintenance mode

    Hello everybody,

    today I want to make a post about new security feature of acumatica, which guard you from creating corrupted data. Suppose you are System Administrator and want to make snapshot for being able use it to set settings to new company, which you just created. However, some user might use it too, and this may cause the creation of bad records. For this reason, in latest versions of Acumatica (from 2017 R2), when you try to create snapshot, you'll recieve an warning message: 

    Warning message informs, that you should switching the maintenance mode, so do it, as shown below, by click "SCHEDULE LOCKOUT":


    Now you able, without any risk, create snapshot:

    On the end, … more

  • How to restore snapshot of Acumatica

    Hello everybody,

    today I want to leave a post on how to restore Acumatica snapshots with help of Acumatica Wizard.

    Before creating snapshot you may need to switch Acumatica to maintenance mode. Below are the steps for achieveing it:

    1. Go to System --> Management --> Apply Updates, click on the button "Schedule Lockout" and specify the reason for lockout 2. Don't forget to remove the lockout after you'll restore Snapshot.

    Steps are the following:

    1. Create a snapshot of the tenant you wish to back up

    2. Export that snapshot (I recoment  xml format).

    3. In the folder where the corresponding Acumatica Wizard is installed (usually c:\program files\Acumatica ERP\), find the folder … more