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Re: 5.2 Install issues

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  • Subject: [mg60559] Re: [mg60472] 5.2 Install issues
  • From: Igor Antonio <igora at>
  • Date: Tue, 20 Sep 2005 05:19:23 -0400 (EDT)
  • Organization: Wolfram Research, Inc.
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User wrote:
> I am having trouble installing Mathematica 5.2 on numerous computers in 
> my department. Most of these had no problem with version 5.1. While the
> InstallShield Wizard is preparing to install, I get an error that
> ISScripting couldn't be installed. I found an article on the Wolfram web 
> site that said to run isscript8.msi. When I do this, I get an error that 
> the installed doesn't have permission to write to "C:\Program 
> Files\Common Files\installshield\driver\8\intel32". When I check file 
> permissions, administrator and system have full control. Is there a 
> solution to this other than formatting and reinstalling the operating 
> system?

These sort of problems are best left for the Wolfram Technical Support 
to handle.


Igor C. Antonio
Wolfram Research, Inc.

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