2 Replies Latest reply on Jan 28, 2008 5:43 AM by bambamland

    Windows Vista 32 - "Setup failed to write data to the registry"

    norm360 Lurker

      VMInst: 01/19/08 19:41:29 Setting up registry

      VMInst: 01/19/08 19:41:29 Writing entries to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\VMware, Inc.\VMware Workstation

      VMInst: 01/19/08 19:41:29 Getting Property CustomActionData = VMware Player;C:\Program Files\VMware\VMware Player\

      VMInst: 01/19/08 19:41:29 Failed to create key SOFTWARE\VMware, Inc.\VMware Workstation: 5

      VMInst: 01/19/08 19:41:29 Cannot add installation path to registry.

      VMInst: 01/19/08 19:41:29 Attaching to window with title "VMware Player"

      VMInst: 01/19/08 19:41:34 End Logging

      BootStrapper: 01/19/08 19:41:40 MsiInstallProduct returned 1603

       

      BootStrapper: 01/19/08 19:41:40 Setup exit code is 1603

       

      BootStrapper: 01/19/08 19:41:40 End Logging

       

       

      I've reset the permissions on HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE to allow everyone access, but no change.

       

      Please advise.