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error accessing the system registry


sheila.weston

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I am trying to install Lotus Suite on my new Vistalaptop and get the error message: 'Error accessing the system registry'. What does this mean?

The annoying thing is that I have already had it installed successfully, but wanted to uninstal part of it and the whole lot disappeared.

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brundle

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You probably need to run the setup file as administrator. Are you installing from a CD/DVD disc?

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sheila.weston

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Many thanks, Brundle. Actually it cured itself and I have now managed to reinstall successfully. Yes, it is a CD/DVD disk. I'll keep this in mind if it happens again.

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