clinton.hall wrote:First ensure there are no left-over or hanging CouchPotato processes in task manager.
Then delete the settings.conf and try starting CouchPotato.
If you still get this, you can try searching your hard drive for settings.conf to see if this is located anywhere else.
After some hair pulling, I decided to restart the PC. Whaddya know. it works now. lol
I should have done this before coming from an IT background
thanks for your help