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vb setup.exe on windows 2000

Posted on 2002-05-13
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I have just created a cab from vb's package and deployment wizard and tried to run setup from a 2000 box.
With windows 95 and 98 dcom has to be run.  Is there anything that I am supposed to do on the 2000 box which will allow mdactyp.exe to run successfully?

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A part of the answer is: Lots of work to do. Not a right answer for a grading record like:

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Sorry.
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by:rspahitz
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MDAC is built into Win2000.  Do NOT try to install MDAC on 2000 or you will be asking for trouble.
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The MDAC which you are transporting along with ur CAB must be 2.5. This is a common problem and has two solutions. Create a separate Setup for 2000 on win2000 machine or try to create MSI setup and ship the components like MDAC separately.
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