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PicoLog for win 8.1

Postby theaast » Thu May 22, 2014 8:17 am

I cannot get my PicoLog install file to complete the installation

I'm running af 64bit win 8.1

I keep getting this message when i try to install the program:

There is a problem with this Windows a Insataller package.
A DLL required for this install to complete could not be run.
Contact your support personnel or package vendor.
Action ForceMajorUpgrade, entry: FrobMajorUpgrade,
library: C:\User\Ast\AppData\Local\Temp\MSI516E.tmp

(Ast, being the name of my user, this user is admin and have all rights)

I am useing a picoscope type: 2204

I try'd to install the program on a win 8, and this work just fine.

I hope someone can help me.
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Re: PicoLog for win 8.1

Postby Martyn » Wed May 28, 2014 10:23 am

I have seen a couple of oddities of late with the 32 bit msi installer. Are you able to try forcing the use of the 64bit one from an administrator command prompt

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C:\windows\syswow64\msiexec.exe /i {YourPCPathTo}\PicoLog.msi
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