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(BSM) Support Tip: BSM 9.26 not starting - Password file read access must be restricted

BSM not starting, showing the following error:

INFO   | jvm 1    | 2015/11/12 18:16:59 | Error: Password file read access must be restricted: D:\HPBSM/JRE64/lib/management/jmxremote.password


This seems to be a permissions error, to fix the permissions run this 2 lines on a command prompt:


icacls jmxremote.password /reset /Q /C

icacls jmxremote.password /inheritance:r /grant:r Administrators:(r,w) /T /Q /C


icacls jmxremote.access /reset /Q /C

icacls jmxremote.access /inheritance:r /grant:r Administrators:(r,w) /T /Q /C



JangSong Leung
MicroFocus Support

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