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2955524 - PD desktop client does not start and freeze at start window - SAP PD


  • The open window of PowerDesigner Client is seems to hang and the application does not open.
  • The user does not receive any error.
  • The open window keeps running forever.
  • The user can access PowerDesignerD repository using Web Portal.
  • PD client was reinstalled but the issue persist.

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  • SAP PowerDesigner (PD) 16.6
  • SAP PowerDesigner (PD) 16.7
  • Windows 10


SAP PowerDesigner 16.6 ; SAP PowerDesigner 16.7


PD freeze, application is not opening, cannot start PD , KBA , BC-SYB-PD , PowerDesigner , Problem

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