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Re: Can't reinstall on Vista

From: wbaron <Wolfgang_Baron_at_gmx.de>
Date: Sun, 10 Aug 2008 23:32:00 -0700 (PDT)


On Aug 10, 3:48 pm, Dave Sanders <vulg..._at_gmail.com> wrote:
> I'm running Vista Ultimate 64bit.  I tried both the 64 and 32 bit
> versions of the 1.5.2 install, and the 32 bit of the nightly build.
> Like I said, it was working fine before I tried to upgrade, but
> downgrading didn't bring it back.  Its like some setting is "stuck"
> and is keeping it all from working. Where else could there be
> persistent files / settings / configs left behind that might not be
> getting reset?

I also have Vista Ultimate 64bit. It depends on the software you are
using, whether you need the 32bit or the 64bit TortoiseSVN. If you use
standard Windows Explorer, you will need the 64bit version. If you are
using a 32bit Explorer llike application (I use Servant Salamander
from http://www.altap.cz/) to browse your file system, you need the
32bit version. If you are regularly using both 32bit and 64bit
applications to browse your file system, you will need to install both

>  My next test will be to uninstall it, then go through and double
> check that its completely gone from the registry.  If not, I'll try to
> manually clean that and reinstall.  But any other pointers would be
> appreciated.

That sounds a good thing to try. Sorry I can't help you with the other
topic. Although we have the OSes and I did the same thing as you did,
I got the error messages about a missing DLL and uninstall-reboot-
install-reboot did the trick for me. Good luck and let us know when
you found something.

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Received on 2008-08-11 08:32:37 CEST

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