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I am getting following error after running 'gulp trust-dev' in SPFx:

PS C:\Users\s.framework\Code\ZEN> gulp trust-dev-cert
Build target: DEBUG
[15:11:11] Using gulpfile ~\Code\ZEN\gulpfile.js
[15:11:11] Starting 'trust-dev-cert'...
[15:11:11] Starting gulp
[15:11:11] Starting subtask 'trust-cert'...
[15:11:11] [trust-cert] Attempting to trust a development certificate. This self-signed certificate only points to localhost and will be stored in your local user profile to be used by other instances of 
debug-certificate-manager. If you do not consent to trust this certificate, click "NO" in the dialog.
[15:11:11] Error - 'trust-cert' sub task errored after 291 ms 
The executable file was not found: "certutil"
[15:11:11] 'trust-dev-cert' errored after 296 ms

Please help.

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  • From the error it looks like you are missing executable file for "certutil", Can you verify if file exists for "CertUtil" can be found on the System32 directory (C:\Windows\System32\certutil.exe). Possible bug: github.com/SharePoint/sp-dev-docs/issues/316
    – Pradip R.
    Commented Aug 24, 2023 at 9:14
  • File is there. In the directory you pointed out. As a side note, my regular user on the box in not the one I am running VS Code with. I wonder if that is why the machine cannot communicate with itself. However, again - I am attempting to build SPFx environment with an account that is admin on the box. Commented Aug 25, 2023 at 13:41
  • Also please notice that there are more then one certutil files on hte machine Commented Aug 25, 2023 at 13:48

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