Currently, this problem mainly occurs when running the Enterprise Server while a client (e.g. Android) of an older version is trying to connect to the server.
Therefore, please make sure that ALL clients use the same version as your server. In general, we recommend always using the latest build for the server & client of the corresponding major version and always updating them to the latest version simultaneously.
If this does not solve your problem please check one of the other following possible sources of error:
Please check the system events in the Journal Viewer: Control Panel -> All Control Panel Elements -> Administrative Tools -> Event Display -> Password Depot Server.
Has Password Depot reported any problems here?
How long can you observe the increased CPU usage? Normally, Password Depot Enterprise Server creates a backup and performs validation of all databases after startup, which consumes quite a lot of CPU resources and can take some time depending on the total size of the databases.
Please also make sure that the server backups are stored to the local system and not to a network share.
If you migrated your Password Depot Server just recently please ensure that all databases have been converted correctly. For more information, please have a look at our instructions on how to migrate the Enterprise Server to version 16.
Do you use an SSL certificate that might be incorrect and does therefore cause these problems? Or have you moreover set the certificate in the server (Server Manager) but forgotten to activate the corresponding and correct settings in the client (Edit -> Options -> Network -> SSL/TLS Settings)?
Please consider cleaning and optimizing the databases once. This is especially useful if they have been upgraded from very old versions. You can find detailed instructions on how to do this here:
7) Client settings
Please try to reset the client settings by deleting or renaming the file pwdepot.cfg (the client's local config file) by going to Help -> Settings directory.
8) AD Synchronization
Open the Server Manager and go to Manage -> Server settings -> Active Directory. Please check the option "Automatically run synchronization with AD every x minutes". If this option is activated we recommend entering a high value, e.g. "1140".