Re: install problems on WinNT

Subject: Re: install problems on WinNT
From: Boswell (
Date: Thu Apr 26 2001 - 03:42:01 CDT

Try uninstalling version 0.7.13 before installing the new one. You may have
to manually delete the subdirectory even after the uninstall. I had a
similar problem going from 0.7.13 to 0.7.14 on my Windoze machine, but fixed
it by uninstalling the previous version.

-----Original Message-----
From: gino peregrini <>
To: <>
Date: Wednesday, April 25, 2001 06:39 PM
Subject: install problems on WinNT

>A few weeks ago, I installed Abiword 7.13 on the machine in my office,
>runs on WinNT 4.0. It installed fine and I had no real problems running it.
>This morning, I downloaded 7.14 and when I tried to install it, I got
>continuing messages that creating files in /abisource/abiword failed. I
>downloaded again, downloaded and tried the BiDi version, rebooted and tried
>again, with the same result every time.
>Can anyone help me?
>I run Abiword on Linux at home; I like the whole concept of the project and
>would like to use it at work, along with the GIMP for Windows, Emacs for
>Windows, etc.
>Thank you in advance.
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