HolidayBuyer's Guide

PC Applications forum

General discussion

Xpize installation problem

by lightningboy7 / October 10, 2009 5:35 AM PDT

I want to use Xpize on my computer (link below) but when I start the installer, it says "xpize has detected that a previous installation has made changes to your computer that will take effect after restarting. You must restart your computer before you can run xpize setup." I tried restarting and got the same message.

http://www.xpize.net/

On there website in the known issues section it has this issue listed. The solution for this problem is to "You can workaround this by adding the /ignoreCondition switch to the command-line for the installer. You can do this via Start > Run or in a cmd.exe session." I can't figure out how to do this. Can anyone help me?

http://www.xpize.net/help.php

Discussion is locked
You are posting a reply to: Xpize installation problem
The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited. Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details. All submitted content is subject to our Terms of Use.
Track this discussion and email me when there are updates

If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and any other specifics related to the problem. Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended.

You are reporting the following post: Xpize installation problem
This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff. Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community.
Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. Please try again now or at a later time.
If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed.
Collapse -
Why not their forum?
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / October 10, 2009 9:38 PM PDT

xpize has its own board on the MSFN Forums. Please be courteous when asking questions or posting suggestions.

Not that these forums are not great but why not go to the forum where they talk about this?

Collapse -
Let me guess.
by Kees Bakker / October 11, 2009 4:04 AM PDT

1. You find out in what folder the install program is and how it is called. Say d:\install\winxp\setup.exe (on cd) or c:\users\Lightning Boy\Desktop\setup.msi (downloaded). The possible variations are endless. You're the only one to find out.

2. You open the command window.

3. You type "c:\users\Lightning Boy\Desktop\setup.msi"/ignoreCondition
(just copy paste)

4. Enter

Go for it.

Kees

Popular Forums
icon
Computer Newbies 10,686 discussions
icon
Computer Help 54,365 discussions
icon
Laptops 21,181 discussions
icon
Networking & Wireless 16,313 discussions
icon
Phones 17,137 discussions
icon
Security 31,287 discussions
icon
TVs & Home Theaters 22,101 discussions
icon
Windows 7 8,164 discussions
icon
Windows 10 2,657 discussions

HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE 2017

Cameras that make great holiday gifts

Let them start the new year with a step up in photo and video quality from a phone.