Getting Data In

Why am I getting "Error occurred attempting to remove CPU Data...required arguments are missing: app_name..." trying to remove a data input?

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I'm trying to delete a data input, but I'm getting this message:

Error occurred attempting to remove CPU Data: In handler 'remote_perfmon': The following required arguments are missing: app_name..
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Path Finder

We are seeing the space char is causing this in the path, GUI bug

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Hi, does this help?

I am also trying to delete an input and am getting the same error message. This one is a file input and the path structure is:

c:\ProgramData\ESA\Client Logs\Log.log

I have another input that has the structure below, but does not error:


I think that it is something to do with the space in the file name.

Does that help?

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