Modifications of the uproc's script using Notepad++ as a default editor are not saved in GCO

Document ID : KB000085802
Last Modified Date : 14/04/2018
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Issue:
Affects Release version(s): 5

Error Message :
No specific error message

Patch level detected:Dollar Universe 5.6.0
Modifications of the uproc's script using Notepad++ as a default editor are not saved when using Global Console (GCO).
Environment:
OS: Windows
Cause:
Cause type:
Defect
Root Cause: This is an issue affecting Global Console when using external text editors like Notepad++
Resolution:
Using Univiewer Console 6.1.21 or superior

Fix Status: Released

Fix Version(s):
Univiewer Console 6.1.21 - Released

Version: Dollar.Universe 6.0.0
Additional Information:
Workaround :
1. Using default text editor ( notepad)
2. If you need to continue using the Global Console:
-Place an empty file named as Notepad.xml in the Notepad++ Program Files directory(ex. C:\Program Files (x86)\Notepad++).
This will ensure that notepad++ will always open a new window.

-Make sure that when you close the script you click on the big X(in red box) instead of the small x.