Security Manager 5.x
Security Manager 6.x
In order to resolve this, you will need to modify a registry entry.
- Go into the registry to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE/System/CurrentControlSet/Services/NetIQ Security Manager
- Change the value for the ImagePath key to the correct location for the nqsmsvc.exe executable. This is likely in Program Files\NetIQ Security Manager\OnePoint
- Start the Security Manager service.