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Re: Strange installation problem

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  • Subject: [mg53510] Re: Strange installation problem
  • From: Helen Read <read at>
  • Date: Sat, 15 Jan 2005 01:44:10 -0500 (EST)
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cfgauss wrote:
> I've taken everything out of the temp folders, and that didn't seem to
> help.  I looked at task manager after it runs, though, and it does seem
> like the installer is hanging.  I looked at the program files directory
> when I'm installing it, and I see it create the directory for
> mathematica, and files start to appear in it as it's installing, but
> right as the installation is finishing, it seems like all the files get
> deleted...  I've tried running setup in various compatability modes,
> too, and that hasn't helped either.  I was wondering if it could be
> some kind of conflict with Norton Anti-Virus that I have on my
> computer, or with something service pack 2 has done, but nothing I've
> done so far has seemed to help.

Have you tried disabling Norton Anti-Virus before running the installer?

Helen Read
University of Vermont

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