"No MediaTypeFormatter is available to read an object of type 'String' from content with media type 'text/html'" error when opening Eclipse Web
Applies to: Eclipse
Version: All


Symptom
When attempting to open Eclipse Web, the following error message appears and the site fails to load.
Error/Message
An unhandled exception occurred, and the application is terminating. For more information, see your Application log. Exception Detail: No MediaTypeFormatter is available to read an object of type 'String' from content with media type 'text/html'


Possible resolution 1
Clear the Windows Presentation Framework cache. For more information, see How to clear the Eclipse application cache.
Possible resolution 2
If this problem occurs following an upgrade, the Bin directory of the Eclipse Web site may not have updated properly. Contact Ipro Technical Support for assistance in repairing or uninstalling/reinstalling Eclipse Web.