Found this article at the VMWare KB. Lesson learned again: AntiVirus products can have a huge influence on environments. In this case a ThinApp-ed Application does not even start anymore when AV is active.
When Avast Antivirus is installed and running, you experience these symptoms:
- Thinapp capture fails to run
- Applications captured by Thinapp do not run
- Cannot run applications captured by Thinapp