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Old 08-24-2006, 09:27 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hello,

I had to partitions on my PC, C and D.

I had to install linux and I completely formatted the D drive without uninstalling all the programs that I had installed on D.

Now I am only working with C.
When I try to install a program again I get this error:

Error 1327. Invalid drive D:\

Any ideas???

thanks!
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Old 08-24-2006, 09:32 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Nevermind I just found the asnwer



Since I didn't have the D drive I guess it was pointing to the D drive still...

This is the resolution

Changed Registry Values

1. Verify that the values under HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Curre ntVersion\Explorer\User Shell Folders use valid drive letters.

2. If there are invalid drive letters, change them to point to valid drives.

3. Rebuild the release after making any modifications.


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Old 08-24-2006, 10:31 PM   #3 (permalink)
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wow. thats awsome, ask then awnser the question your self. bravo!! ^_^
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