Internet Explorer Beta 7 Installation Problem

By friend2u ยท 7 replies
Mar 24, 2006
  1. When I try to install IE Beta 7 I get a message saying that it did not install and to check my systems logs. Anyone have any idea where I can find the system logs? I dont see them in the systemfloder or the system 32 folder either. I do have SP2 and Netframe 2.0 installed so I know I am ok there!

  2. Peddant

    Peddant TS Rookie Posts: 1,446

    Some ideas here -

    More ideas near the bottom of this -

    Even more from -

    "I found a newsgroup that suggested one take a look at the updspapi.log in the windows directory. In my log I found this #E008 Setting registry value HKCR\.application\bootstrap
    #E033 Error 5: Access is denied. I setup up the Admin permissions to full control in the registry key and I was able to install successfully."
  3. Tedster

    Tedster Techspot old timer..... Posts: 6,002   +15

    wow - using my avatar???? ;) copying is the most sincerest form of flattery.
  4. N3051M

    N3051M TS Evangelist Posts: 2,115

    my ie7beta2p.log and ie7beta2_main.log ended up in the windows folder if that's what you're after
  5. RealBlackStuff

    RealBlackStuff TS Rookie Posts: 6,503

    Can anybody tell me why there are still numerous *****s who have not learned ANYthing from previous Swiss-Cheese look-alike IE disasters?
  6. paranoid guy

    paranoid guy TS Rookie Posts: 420

    But Tedster, what does it mean if you changed your avatar right after he started using it??? :haha:
  7. N3051M

    N3051M TS Evangelist Posts: 2,115

    because now its a Shiny new Internet Explorer that looks like the fan grills on your tower and uses the excuse of being BETA...

    Version 2 of course..... :p :knock:

    hehe.. sorry.. couldn't resist... :angel:
  8. Tedster

    Tedster Techspot old timer..... Posts: 6,002   +15

    I changed it because I saw THREE newbies that were using it.
    I made my own. (scanned one of my uniform patches and reduced it.)
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