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I have the two clients set up to connect to the server but it simply won't work. I need help. I have configured the server to the two clients but it won't turn on. When I install Synergy it says that error message just after I have saved it! Does anyone know how to fix this problem?

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Does it specify what file it can't find? What do you mean by "it says that error message just after I have saved it"? –  Taegost Jul 31 '13 at 15:33
It basically says "The system cannot find the file Specified" –  user242265 Jul 31 '13 at 20:39
Did you by any chance have the x86 (32bit) version installed and are now trying with the x64 (64bit) one? i had a similar problem, deinstall all synergy instances, reboot, delete all files from program files or program files (x86) related to synergy and start installation again as administrator –  x29a Nov 22 '13 at 14:15

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On the server, try choosing "Configure interactively", re-entering your configuration, and clicking on Apply again. Sometimes this happens if the .sgc file can't be found for whatever reason.

Also, I've had to run services.msc (type it in the start menu) as an administrator and restart the Synergy service. This issue crops up sometimes if you're messing with settings while the service is running.

If you post more details, such as the exact, full error message, I might be able to improve the answer.

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Okay thanks but I've tried all of that but I'm still having the same problem. When I started it from Services.msc came up with the error message "Windows could not start the Synergy Service on Local Computer, Error 2: The system cannot find the file specified" hence when I have installed it comes up with the error message "The system cannot find the file specified" –  user242265 Jul 31 '13 at 20:38

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