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Bug in 1703 UE-V - not able to use SyncProvider for apps that start many processes (Chrome)

Bug in 1703 UE-V - not able to use SyncProvider for apps that start many processes (Chrome). This works in 1607 for the same UE-V template (Chrome in this example).

Enabling debug logging for UE-V, 1607 detects that an existing process already is started and does not try to download the UE-V settings again, and hence avoid file locked errors for the settings package files (*.pkgdat). The relevant log line is this:

"Microsoft-User Experience Virtualization-App Agent]Orchestrator: ImportSettingsWork::ImportSettings() - Skipping sync of recipeID Google-Chrome because another process is running."

When doing the same for 1703 - it does not bother to check for existing processes and we get error:

"An exception has occurred while synchronizing settings packages. Exception message: "Cannot create a file when that file already exists."

I can just hope this problem is taken care of in 1709...
Anybody from MS care to comment on this error?
Is this problem known?

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      • Brad Plohr commented  · 

        This is still and issue with 1709. We opened a premier support case and they still haven't reached out to us.

      • Marcel Marnitz commented  · 

        The bug does not seem to be fixed in 1709. The latest preview shows the same symptoms as 1703 does :-(

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