Cannot find progman.exe during install.
Posted on 1998-10-06
Not sure if this is the right forum but here goes....
I have a multimedia authoring tool called Medi8tor 3.0 which creates install disks. During the testing of the install I tried it on several different Win95 machines before buring onto a CD. It failed to fully install on only one. The message was that it 'couldn't find progman.exe'. All the files were installed ok but this last bit - when it was updating the start menu - I had the problem. I tested this by running progman from the 'run prompt' with no problem. I have installed other apps on this machine which also presumably use progman.exe. I even knocked up a small VB3.0 app myself and created a setup disk (which runs progman.exe) - again no problem. I created a tiny Medi8tor app one one floppy - same problem. Medi8tor tech support say it must be something to do with my 95 installation. I have no idea. The other Win95 machines which work ok are identical versions/setup etc. Any ideas at all? ... Anyone?