VB6 Setup trouble - cannot self register dll

Posted on 1999-01-28
Medium Priority
Last Modified: 2010-05-18
I am made a setup program in VB6 but am getting the message "c:\windows\temp\msftqws.pdw\$dllselfregister could not be registered because it was not found." And the setup is removed. Can somebody please help ?
Question by:ashas
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 2

Expert Comment

ID: 1471051
when u got this msg - reset the machine. the software is installed. checked.

Author Comment

ID: 1471052
By reseting the machine the job is done but i can't ask my clients to reset there machines when they get this message. Please is there a permanent solution to this problem ???

Accepted Solution

AnswerTheMan earned 200 total points
ID: 1471053
Check this site :http://www.pncl.co.uk/~sbutler/tips/tip6.htm
it deals with same problem when using the MSCAL control.
maybe u have the same problem with other control, and the
cure fits u in a way.

Featured Post

Independent Software Vendors: We Want Your Opinion

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Have you ever wanted to restrict the users input in a textbox to numbers, and while doing that make sure that they can't 'cheat' by pasting in non-numeric text? Of course you can do that with code you write yourself but it's tedious and error-prone …
Most everyone who has done any programming in VB6 knows that you can do something in code like Debug.Print MyVar and that when the program runs from the IDE, the value of MyVar will be displayed in the Immediate Window. Less well known is Debug.Asse…
Get people started with the utilization of class modules. Class modules can be a powerful tool in Microsoft Access. They allow you to create self-contained objects that encapsulate functionality. They can easily hide the complexity of a process from…
Show developers how to use a criteria form to limit the data that appears on an Access report. It is a common requirement that users can specify the criteria for a report at runtime. The easiest way to accomplish this is using a criteria form that a…
Suggested Courses
Course of the Month11 days, 6 hours left to enroll

770 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question