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Re: Strange installation problem

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  • Subject: [mg53468] Re: Strange installation problem
  • From: Helen Read <read at>
  • Date: Thu, 13 Jan 2005 03:12:12 -0500 (EST)
  • Organization: EM Computer Facility, The University of Vermont
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cfgauss wrote:
> I am a member of the Administrator group, but still can't install it.
> If I weren't a member of the administrator group, it would give me some
> kind of error, but when I try to install it, it doesn't give an error,
> it acts like it installs it, but nothing is there!

Two things I would check. First, look in the Task Manager and make 
sure you don't have a Mathematica installation process that has hung. 
If you see one there, kill it. Second, look in C:\Temp and 
C:\WINDOWS\Temp and delete any setup.exe files that you might find.

Helen Read
University of Vermont

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