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I am having a problem using biber/biblatex, that I just can't seem to solve. The first problem was Biber complaining about finding the wrong version of biblatex control file (2.6 instead of 2.5), which I tried to fix by installing the latest biber (1.9) as suggested here.

Now however, the following error occurs:

    read_file 'C:\Users\username\AppData\Local\Temp\par-7363686d6964746b\cache-c38a9b05b97a81d339b4947ba00f0aacefe00497\inc\lib/Biber/LaTeX/recode_data.xml'
    - sysopen: No such file or directory at  C:\Users\usermane\AppData\Local\Temp\par-7363686d6964746b\cache-c38a9b05b97a81d339b4947ba00f0aacefe00497\inc\lib/Biber/LaTeX/Recode.pm line 112.

INFO - This is Biber 1.9 INFO - Logfile is 'test.blg'

What to do?? Is it the same problem as this??

marked as duplicate by user13907, Paul Gessler, Mensch, Mico, egreg errors Jan 7 '15 at 22:30

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    Delete the cache folder C:\Users\username\AppData\Local\Temp\par-7363686d6964746b and try again. – Ulrike Fischer Dec 9 '14 at 15:46
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Deleting the temp folder C:\Users\username\AppData\Local\Temp\par-7363686d6964746b, as mentioned in comments, worked for me fine.

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