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Error: The 'quicktasks' workspace does not exist or you have no permission to access it

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Article ID: 227611

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Products

Client Management Suite

Issue/Introduction

Users are unable to access the Endpoint Management Workspaces.  They receive the following error when the logon fails:

The 'quicktasks' workspace does not exist or you have no permission to access it

The error seen in the a.log files of the Notification Server is:

MainController failure.

The current user '<hostname\user>' does not have required permission 'read' to load item: a7a1c4b1-6c5e-414b-abe8-c8b0074ae558
   [Altiris.NS.Exceptions.AeXUnauthorizedAccessException @ Altiris.NS]
   at Altiris.NS.ItemManagement.Item.RaiseItemLoadFlagsSecurityException(String message)
   at Altiris.NS.ItemManagement.Item.CheckCanGetItem(IItem item, IEnumerable`1 accessPermissions, ItemLoadFlags itemLoadFlags)
   at Altiris.NS.ItemManagement.Item.GetItemInternal(Guid itemGuid, IEnumerable`1 accessPermissions, ItemLoadFlags itemLoadFlags, Boolean& cacheHit)
   at Altiris.NS.ItemManagement.Item.GetItemInternal(Guid itemGuid, IEnumerable`1 accessPermissions, ItemLoadFlags itemLoadFlags)
   at Altiris.NS.ItemManagement.Item.GetItemInternal(String itemAlias, IEnumerable`1 accessPermissions, ItemLoadFlags itemLoadFlags)
   at Altiris.NS.ItemManagement.Item.GetItem[T](String itemAlias, IEnumerable`1 accessPermissions, ItemLoadFlags itemLoadFlags)
   at Symantec.Workspaces.Api.Services.DefaultWorkspaceService.GetByAlias(String alias)
   at Symantec.Workspaces.Api.Controllers.WorkspaceController.GetWorspace(String id)
   at lambda_method(Closure , Object , Object[] )
   at System.Web.Http.Controllers.ReflectedHttpActionDescriptor.ActionExecutor.<>c__DisplayClass6_2.<GetExecutor>b__2(Object instance, Object[] methodParameters)
   at System.Web.Http.Controllers.ReflectedHttpActionDescriptor.ExecuteAsync(HttpControllerContext controllerContext, IDictionary`2 arguments, CancellationToken cancellationToken)
--- End of stack trace from previous location where exception was thrown ---
   at System.Runtime.ExceptionServices.ExceptionDispatchInfo.Throw()
   at System.Runtime.CompilerServices.TaskAwaiter.HandleNonSuccessAndDebuggerNotification(Task task)
   at System.Web.Http.Controllers.ApiControllerActionInvoker.<InvokeActionAsyncCore>d__1.MoveNext()
--- End of stack trace from previous location where exception was thrown ---
   at System.Runtime.ExceptionServices.ExceptionDispatchInfo.Throw()
   at System.Runtime.CompilerServices.TaskAwaiter.HandleNonSuccessAndDebuggerNotification(Task task)
   at System.Web.Http.Controllers.ActionFilterResult.<ExecuteAsync>d__5.MoveNext()
--- End of stack trace from previous location where exception was thrown ---
   at System.Runtime.ExceptionServices.ExceptionDispatchInfo.Throw()
   at System.Runtime.CompilerServices.TaskAwaiter.HandleNonSuccessAndDebuggerNotification(Task task)
   at System.Web.Http.Controllers.ExceptionFilterResult.<ExecuteAsync>d__6.MoveNext()

Exception logged from: 
   at Symantec.Workspaces.Api.Controllers.Filters.ApiControllerExceptionFilter.OnException(System.Web.Http.Filters.HttpActionExecutedContext)
   at System.Web.Http.Filters.ExceptionFilterAttribute.OnExceptionAsync(System.Web.Http.Filters.HttpActionExecutedContext, System.Threading.CancellationToken)
   at System.Web.Http.Filters.ExceptionFilterAttribute+<ExecuteExceptionFilterAsyncCore>d__3.MoveNext()
   at System.Runtime.CompilerServices.AsyncTaskMethodBuilder.Start<TStateMachine>(TStateMachine&)
   at System.Web.Http.Filters.ExceptionFilterAttribute.ExecuteExceptionFilterAsyncCore(System.Web.Http.Filters.HttpActionExecutedContext, System.Threading.CancellationToken)
   at System.Web.Http.Filters.ExceptionFilterAttribute.System.Web.Http.Filters.IExceptionFilter.ExecuteExceptionFilterAsync(System.Web.Http.Filters.HttpActionExecutedContext, System.Threading.CancellationToken)
   at System.Web.Http.Controllers.ExceptionFilterResult+<ExecuteAsync>d__6.MoveNext()
   at System.Runtime.CompilerServices.AsyncTaskMethodBuilder<TResult>.Start<TStateMachine>(TStateMachine&)
   at System.Web.Http.Controllers.ExceptionFilterResult.ExecuteAsync(System.Threading.CancellationToken)
   at System.Web.Http.ApiController.ExecuteAsync(System.Web.Http.Controllers.HttpControllerContext, System.Threading.CancellationToken)
   at System.Web.Http.Dispatcher.HttpControllerDispatcher+<SendAsync>d__15.MoveNext()
   at System.Runtime.CompilerServices.AsyncTaskMethodBuilder<TResult>.Start<TStateMachine>(TStateMachine&)
   at System.Web.Http.Dispatcher.HttpControllerDispatcher.SendAsync(System.Net.Http.HttpRequestMessage, System.Threading.CancellationToken)
   at System.Net.Http.HttpMessageInvoker.SendAsync(System.Net.Http.HttpRequestMessage, System.Threading.CancellationToken)
   at System.Web.Http.Dispatcher.HttpRoutingDispatcher.SendAsync(System.Net.Http.HttpRequestMessage, System.Threading.CancellationToken)
   at System.Net.Http.DelegatingHandler.SendAsync(System.Net.Http.HttpRequestMessage, System.Threading.CancellationToken)
   at Symantec.Workspaces.Api.Controllers.Extensions.ApiControllerAntiForgeryHandler.SendAsync(System.Net.Http.HttpRequestMessage, System.Threading.CancellationToken)
   at System.Net.Http.DelegatingHandler.SendAsync(System.Net.Http.HttpRequestMessage, System.Threading.CancellationToken)
   at System.Web.Http.HttpServer+<SendAsync>d__24.MoveNext()
   at System.Runtime.CompilerServices.AsyncTaskMethodBuilder<TResult>.Start<TStateMachine>(TStateMachine&)
   at System.Web.Http.HttpServer.SendAsync(System.Net.Http.HttpRequestMessage, System.Threading.CancellationToken)
   at System.Net.Http.HttpMessageInvoker.SendAsync(System.Net.Http.HttpRequestMessage, System.Threading.CancellationToken)
   at System.Web.Http.WebHost.HttpControllerHandler+<ProcessRequestAsyncCore>d__12.MoveNext()
   at System.Runtime.CompilerServices.AsyncTaskMethodBuilder.Start<TStateMachine>(TStateMachine&)
   at System.Web.Http.WebHost.HttpControllerHandler.ProcessRequestAsyncCore(System.Web.HttpContextBase)
   at System.Web.TaskAsyncHelper.BeginTask(System.Func<System.Threading.Tasks.Task>, AsyncCallback, Object)
   at System.Web.HttpApplication+CallHandlerExecutionStep.System.Web.HttpApplication.IExecutionStep.Execute()
   at System.Web.HttpApplication.ExecuteStepImpl(System.Web.HttpApplication+IExecutionStep)
   at System.Web.HttpApplication.ExecuteStep(System.Web.HttpApplication+IExecutionStep, Boolean&)
   at System.Web.HttpApplication+PipelineStepManager.ResumeSteps(Exception)
   at System.Web.HttpApplication.BeginProcessRequestNotification(System.Web.HttpContext, AsyncCallback)
   at System.Web.HttpRuntime.ProcessRequestNotificationPrivate(System.Web.Hosting.IIS7WorkerRequest, System.Web.HttpContext)
   at System.Web.Hosting.PipelineRuntime.ProcessRequestNotificationHelper(IntPtr, IntPtr, IntPtr, Int32)
   at System.Web.Hosting.PipelineRuntime.ProcessRequestNotification(IntPtr, IntPtr, IntPtr, Int32)
   at System.Web.Hosting.UnsafeIISMethods.MgdIndicateCompletion(IntPtr, System.Web.RequestNotificationStatus&)
   at System.Web.Hosting.UnsafeIISMethods.MgdIndicateCompletion(IntPtr, System.Web.RequestNotificationStatus&)
   at System.Web.Hosting.PipelineRuntime.ProcessRequestNotificationHelper(IntPtr, IntPtr, IntPtr, Int32)
   at System.Web.Hosting.PipelineRuntime.ProcessRequestNotification(IntPtr, IntPtr, IntPtr, Int32)

User [<domain\user>], Auth [<hostname\user>], AppDomain [/LM/W3SVC/1/ROOT/Altiris/workspaces/api-12-132804252380684129]

HTTP [GET]: https://<SMPserver>/altiris/workspaces/api/workspaces/quicktasks
 ip: [192.168.140.11]; languages: [es-ES,es;q=0.9];
 timings: [[R] 00:00:00.2812509(W: 00:00:00)];
 response: [200 OK]; x-smp-nsversion: [8.5.5713.0];

Cause

The user did not exist as an account in Settings > Security > Account Management > Accounts.

Also, verify that the user is a member of the "Endpoint Management Workspaces Users" Security Role.

Environment

Release: ITMS 8.5 RU4

Resolution

Added the user in Settings > Security > Account Management > Accounts