When installing Delphi5 on Windows XP I get a "Merge Fail" error when the installation program is configuring the BDE. And the BDEadmin program cannot be configured.
I saw a solution in this forum, where copying the files from the Delphi CD Image folder to the harddisk solved the problem. I tried this, but Windows was unable to start up again and I had to reformat the harddisk.
Have anybody had this problem and what can I do?