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— Data Protection Manager 2012 Unable to Protect Sharepoint

I ran into a issue with Data Protection Manager where I was unable to protect a sharepoint instalation

The specified account could not be configured for Sharepoint Protection  , no matter what account I used.

728    0F88    05/02    15:53:59.414    18    fsutils.cpp(3873)            WARNING    Failed: Hr: = [0x80070002] : GetFileAttributes failed for C:Program FilesMicrosoft Data Protection ManagerDPMDatasourcesPSExchangeDatasourceConfig.xml
0728    0F88    05/02    15:53:59.414    18    fsutils.cpp(2173)            WARNING    Failed: Hr: = [0x80990a52] : Invalid filespec:DatasourcesPSExchangeDatasourceConfig.xml

Log file was hinted at permissions


And guess what I did wrong , noob error tried to do something important from a non elevated prompt

So always remember Run as Administrator


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