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Windows 7: Opera Installation Problem

18 Jan 2009   #1

Windows 7 Build 7000 x64
Opera Installation Problem

I keep getting the below error when trying to install Opera. I get the same error when I try to install Visual Studio 2008, Virtual PC or Sun Xvm. The error message doensn't tell me much and I was wondering if anyone has the similar problems when installing any of these applications.


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20 Jan 2009   #2

Windows 7

yeh i get the same problem unfortunately
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20 Jan 2009   #3

vista x64/ win 7 x64

is a question of the apps not being able to write to the installdirectory.
For myself i take ownership of Users and the Program Piles folders and give myself full rights.
You might also try to install as Administrator
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20 Jan 2009   #4

Windows 7 Ult x64(x2), HomePrem x32(x4), Server 08 (+VM), 08 R2 (VM) , SuSe 11.2 (VM), XP 32 (VM)

check here if this applies to you...

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20 Jan 2009   #5

Windows 7

actually windows bought up a window saying all i had to do was open Run and type this in

reg delete HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\SQMClient\Windows\DisabledSessions /va /f

as administrator and now it works
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