Solved

Problems installing IIS on Windows XP Professional

Posted on 2006-06-29
5
2,736 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-05
I am trying to install the IIS on my machine but I keep running into errors. The first error was due to not having the admxprox.dll. I downloaded the dll from the internet thinking that it would solve the problem. Now I have a new problem. The error message that I get now is "Setup cannot copy the convlog.exe." I thought that the installation of the IIS was a seamless process. I have a legitimate copy of Windows XP professional on my work laptop so I don't understand why I am having so many problems installing the IIS. FYI, I have Windows XP Professional 5.1.2600 Service Pack 2 build 2600.

Thanks,

Ryan Wade
0
Comment
Question by:tankwade44
5 Comments
 
LVL 6

Accepted Solution

by:
inviser earned 250 total points
ID: 17013864
Hmmm, here's as much as I can think of:

1) You for some reason you are logged into the machine as a user that does not have all the permissions necessary (make sure you are an admin).

2) You may have some sort of security/anti-virus software that is conflicting with the installation process.

3) Your XP CD may have minor damage.

I would try removing IIS completely (if it lets you). Rebooting, and then trying to install it again. Also, shutdown any unncessary processes during this time as well.
0
 
LVL 10

Assisted Solution

by:sleep_furiously
sleep_furiously earned 250 total points
ID: 17014424
You may want to try this solution -- your symptoms sound similar:

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/555268/en-us
0

Featured Post

Free Trending Threat Insights Every Day

Enhance your security with threat intelligence from the web. Get trending threat insights on hackers, exploits, and suspicious IP addresses delivered to your inbox with our free Cyber Daily.

Join & Write a Comment

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
Exchange 2007 OWA is not coming up on one of my CAS servers 1 53
Kerberos / NTLM 3 52
SMTP Relay Issue 12 84
IIS Question 8 45
What is an ISAPI filter?   •      It's an assembly (.dll file) that can add or change the way IIS works.   •      They can be enabled globally for your web server or on a site-by-site basis.   When the IIS server receives a request, enabling the ISAPI fi…
Running classic asp applications under Windows Server 2008 R2 (x64) and IIS 7 is not as easy as one may think. It took me a while to figure it out while getting error 8002801d a few times. After you install the OS you will need to install the fol…
It is a freely distributed piece of software for such tasks as photo retouching, image composition and image authoring. It works on many operating systems, in many languages.
This tutorial demonstrates a quick way of adding group price to multiple Magento products.

705 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

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

19 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now