SmartPLS 2 Installation Problems

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SmartPLS 2 Installation Problems

Post by s0940264 » Wed Jan 06, 2016 6:08 am


When I install SmartPLS 2, I find some problems!

First, I put the SmartPLS 2 folder in the right place
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But, when I double click the smartpls.exe, it doesn't work
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I also change my Java version to 6 update 29, but it doesn't work again...

I need someone help me!

thank you very much~

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Re: SmartPLS 2 Installation Problems

Post by swende » Wed Jan 06, 2016 8:45 am

Please try to unpack to another directory. Its not a good idea to put it under c:/Windows/System32 ... instead put it to C:/Program Files .... or if you like to your Desktop.
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