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Old 07-10-2005, 04:16 AM   #1
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hi guys.. i tried to install microsoft visual studio 6.0 but i always get the error:

Setup was unable to create a DCOM user account in order to register ‘C:\Program Files\Microsoft Visual Studio\Common\Tools\VS-Ent98\Vanalyzr\valec.exe”

what does this mean and how can i fix it? thanks in advance...
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You are logged into an Admin account? If that fails make another Admin account call it for example Admin2 then try and install from there.
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ok.. ill try that.. thanks...
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tried that.. still gives me the same error.. are there any other options?
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i found this site that contains the solution to my problem.. the first few steps were working except for the latter part.. i cant find the applications tab and the MSVSA Local Event Concentrator Class when i run dcomcnfg.exe. im currently using winxp pro...

by the way, here's the link to the site:

http://support.microsoft.com/default...;EN-US;q257413
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i found this site that contains the solution to my problem.. the first few steps were working except for the latter part.. i cant find the applications tab and the MSVSA Local Event Concentrator Class when i run dcomcnfg.exe. im currently using winxp pro...

by the way, here's the link to the site:

http://support.microsoft.com/default...;EN-US;q257413
excellent thanks for telling us how to fix it
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hehe.. finally i've figured it out.. =) thanks too..
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