This page will help you solve problems related to the use of Extend with the CAST AIP Console.

CAST AIP Console is a front end web application which provides a means to configure, run, and manage CAST AIP analyses on multiple analysis machines.

CAST AIP Console gives an Application Overview showing the application state regarding versions, analysis and snapshots, Technologies and framework identification and Matching technology between Tech Survey and source code delivered

For more information, refer to:



AIP Platform

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CAST AIP 8.3(tick) 


AIP Console VersionYes/No
AIP Console 1.8.x  or greater(tick)



  1. If you are trying to install the offline extend service and get the error:  ShellExecuteEx failed, code 8235, then disable User Account Control: Only elevate executables that are signed and validated if it is enabled in the Local Policies -> Security Options.
    1. You can see more on this aspect of windows here:  https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/security/threat-protection/security-policy-settings/security-policy-settings
  2. Select the section you are interested in.
  3. If the problem you are facing does not match any case listed in this page, report your problem to CAST Technical Support and provide the below Relevant input for CAST Technical Support to reproduce the issue.