Friday, December 2, 2011

an unhandled exception systemsecurity.cryptography.cryptographicexception occurred in OWSTIMER.exe

Having this one every day on your local box where SharePoint 2010 installed?

This is a known issue that gives you no harm: OWSTimer unhandled exception popup – System.Security.Cryptographic.CryptographicException

Don't worry about your Prod SharePoint 2010 box. The window will not popup in the case you don't have Visual Studio installed there.

2 comments:

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  2. here the explanation :)
    http://blogs.technet.com/b/stefan_gossner/archive/2010/05/10/common-problem-with-sharepoint-2010-system-security-cryptography-cryptographicexception-keyset-does-not-exist.aspx

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