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ZA Free won't finish install on Vista Prem. system

I've tried to update the free version of ZA. It keeps popping up the "truevector error" and even shutting it down doesn't allow a finished install. It gets to 98% and just sits there. The HD shows activity but for not. I tried various times to re-install but with the same result. So what's going on here. ZA support isn't helpful or I lost on me with whatever fixes, I tried. Anyone get around this? I've already moved on to another firewall. I just want to know as other users seem to experience this on Vista systems. XP systems do OK or are recoverable and continue on. TIA -----Willy Happy

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try revo uninstaller.

In reply to: ZA Free won't finish install on Vista Prem. system

when you uninstall Zone alarm there might be some file left that create the problem. so , you can use Revouninstaller to uninstall the zone alarm from computer and as well as registry .
after uninstallstion finished, youtry to install again latest version of that.

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ZA free, still no go

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I used the de-install then a registry cleaner to help be rid of ZA. When that didn't seem to work, I used ZA's own cleaner. That seemed to work, then the same results popped-up. It still doesn't finish but upon reboot it seems to be running, but the "truevector" error returns, so it was a bad install, IMHO. FYI-, after ZA removal, the Vista system shuts down, very quickly. Further research finds out that ZA was causing a problem of smooth(quick shutdown) on Vista systems. If anything at least that's a fix with the new firewall replacement. I wish ZA had brought that up some time ago when it was slow. In fact, one fix is to return v7.x instead of v8.x for now until a cure is made. I wish it happens soon as so far, I'm very happy with the replacement firewall. -----Willy Happy

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