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AR# 23627

8.1i EDK - "FATAL_ERROR: GuiUtilities:Gq_Application.c.570: - This application has..."


I receive the following fatal error when clicking XMD -> XMD Debug Options:

"FATAL_ERROR:GuiUtilities:Gq_Application.c:570: - This application has discovered

an exceptional condition from which it cannot recover. Process will terminate. To resolve this error......"


To resolve this error, delete the "xmd_*.opt" file in the "etc" folder of your project directory.

This problem has been fixed in the latest EDK 8.2i Service Pack, available at:

The first service pack containing the fix is EDK 8.2i Service Pack 1.

AR# 23627
Date Created 09/04/2007
Last Updated 12/15/2012
Status Active
Type General Article