wont run on some XP & 2K boxes
Posted on 2004-08-03
I have a VB app that has been in circulation for a while now,
I have done extensive testing on the app, and have many users who have little to no issues with running VB apps on thier pc's.
however, recently I have had 5-6 people come back and say that they can't execute the application on thier computer [few XP Pro boxes, rest 2K]
would there be any reason why a VB app wont run on a PC?
Just to answer the initial questions:
No - the app doesn't use any OCX's that would cause the app not to function correctly
Yes - I have got them to re-download and try again, in case of file corruption
No - there isn't a helpfull and explanitory error that comes up, the app is just blank or doesn't run at all.
its just strange, all users are running the same version [theres only one version out in circulation]
and all the app does is act as a flash player [yes, they all have the correct version of flash on thier PC]....
Any reasons why this would be happening on a handfull of computers, but not all?