Re: Re: Should I uninstall the old version before upgrading?

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg86527] Re: [mg86503] Re: Should I uninstall the old version before upgrading?*From*: Murray Eisenberg <murray at math.umass.edu>*Date*: Thu, 13 Mar 2008 04:31:21 -0500 (EST)*Organization*: Mathematics & Statistics, Univ. of Mass./Amherst*References*: <fr5e7d$occ$1@smc.vnet.net> <200803121028.FAA17478@smc.vnet.net>*Reply-to*: murray at math.umass.edu

This is a problem that occurs only if one has moved palettes to a new location? Because if you install 6.0.2 in an $InstallationDirectory separate from that for 6.0.1, why should it be a problem? Andrew Moylan wrote: > On Mar 11, 7:00 pm, =EA=CD=EA=CD <huihui.... at gmail.com> wrote: >> I want to upgrade Mathematica from v6.0 to v6.0.1. Can I just install >> the new version directly without uninstalling the old version? Should >> I uninstall the old version manually before upgrading? >> >> Thanks very much! > > Yes, do uninstall first. If you don't, you may encounter problems such > as this: > > http://groups.google.com/group/comp.soft-sys.math.mathematica/browse_thread/= > thread/8300a97190bd0c3b/f35b55aec1ae60a3?lnk=gst&q=%24Failed+drawing+too= > ls#f35b55aec1ae60a3 > -- Murray Eisenberg murray at math.umass.edu Mathematics & Statistics Dept. Lederle Graduate Research Tower phone 413 549-1020 (H) University of Massachusetts 413 545-2859 (W) 710 North Pleasant Street fax 413 545-1801 Amherst, MA 01003-9305

**References**:**Re: Should I uninstall the old version before upgrading?***From:*Andrew Moylan <andrew.j.moylan@gmail.com>