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    Error "The system cannot find the file specified" Deleting a Nintex Form with Custom Content Type

    Status: Validated

    ISSUE
    When deleting a Form associated to a list with a custom-created content type, the following error might occur:

    The system cannot find the file specified
    ERROR CODE
    RESOLUTION
    1. Use SharePoint Manager 2013 which can be downloaded here: https://spm.codeplex.com 
    2. Browse to the list which is having the issue. 
    3. Select the content type which need to be cleaned up. 
    4. Delete the values for the following properties: 
      • DisplayFormTemplateName
      • EditFormTemplateName
      • NewFormTemplateName 
    5. Save the changes and verify if the issue is resolved. 
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