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error opening installation log file vista

Posted on 2009-03-29
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Every time I try to add a plugin or update software or run an active-x control, everything goes well in vista until I try to run from the download area and it get the error that "error opening installation log file. Verify that the specified log file exists and is writable". Help!
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Hello dvybby,

Make sure that you have ample permission to perform writing of the log file onto the system, seems like lack of priveleges cause the problem.

Hope that helps...
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