e2e script returns error code -5 on Windows 10

Document ID : KB000103423
Last Modified Date : 28/09/2018
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e2e on Windows 10 is generating a -5 return code/error when the script completes.
- UIM 8.5x
- e2e_appmon/e2e_appmon_dev v2.4x
- Windows 10 workstations
- Migration to Windows 10 workstations
- Windows OS configuration setting
On the Windows 10 machine where e2e is deployed:

1. Navigate to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\policies\system
2. Change the EnableLUA setting to 0

Registry setting for e2e on Windows 10

3. Reboot the workstation

This disables User Account Control (UAC) on the workstation.
Additional Information:
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