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Re: Can't reinstall on Vista

From: Werner F. Bruhin <werner.bruhin_at_free.fr>
Date: Sun, 10 Aug 2008 11:44:57 +0200

Dave,

Dave Sanders wrote:
> I was running 1.5.0 just fine up until today when I decided to upgrade
> to 1.5.2. I did NOT uninstall before I installed the new version -
> because I don't think I've ever done that before.
>
> After the install, it acts like Tortoise isn't installed at all. The
> Cache process isn't running, and no overlays or context menus exist.
> The product IS installed, in the proper folder, and short cuts exist
> in the start menu. I also can't see any obvious errors in the event
> log.
>
> I've tried several uninstall-reboot-install-reboot cycles now, with
> 1.5.2, 1.5.1, AND 1.5.0, and nothing is working.
>
> What do I need to blow away / fix to get this to reinstall properly?
>
Did you try to install as administrator (i.e. the admin user and one a
user part of the admin group).

You might also want to check the list, some others had a similar
problems and fixed it running a "repair" install.

Werner

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