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Design Studio cannot open with Java Service Wrapper error

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Question / Problem: 

My Design Studio cannot open and there will be a Java Service Wrapper error.

E.g.

INFO | jvm 1 | WrapperSimpleApp: 
INFO | jvm 1 | WrapperSimpleApp Error: Encountered an error running main: 
INFO | jvm 1 | WrapperSimpleApp Error: com.kapowtech.lang.ApplicationError: java.lang.reflect.InvocationTargetException 
INFO | jvm 1 | WrapperSimpleApp Error: at com.kapowtech.connector.platform.studio.ide.IDEBootstrap$BootstrapServer.startServer(IDEBootstrap.java:564) 
INFO | jvm 1 | WrapperSimpleApp Error: at com.kapowtech.connector.platform.studio.ide.IDEBootstrap$BootstrapServer.access$100(IDEBootstrap.java:267) 
INFO | jvm 1 | WrapperSimpleApp Error: at com.kapowtech.connector.platform.studio.ide.IDEBootstrap.bootstrap(IDEBootstrap.java:237) 
....

Answer / Solution: 

Please follow below:

1. Shut down design studio.

2. Go into the Configuration folder in the user’s Application Data folder. 
    On Windows, this is: C:\Users\[kapow user]\AppData\Local\[Kapow or Kofax RPA]\[Version]\Configuration\ 
    On Linux this is ~/.[Kapow or Kofax RPA]/<version>/Configuration

3. get copy of the ide.systemproperities file and delete it.

4. Restart Design Studio.

Applies to:  

Product Version
RPA 10.x