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Both FTM 2012 and FTM 2014 beta died

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Persistence pays off

Posted: 16 Aug 2013 5:06AM GMT
Classification: Query
Since uninstalling and reinstalling did not work I thought maybe my laptop was corrupted. So it was time to do indepth system maintenance.

So I cleaned my registry files, spyware, tracks, temp files etc several times. No dice. I then defragged my registry and hard drive. That took many hours, to no avail. Then I tried a deep antivirus scan. Again many hours but no success.

Then I tried something counterintuitive. All previous successful installs were done while the antivirus was enabled. I disabled antivirus and reinstalled FTM2012 from disk. Ta da! Trial and error persistence worked. Back to research.
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
bojangles2_1 14 Aug 2013 8:02PM GMT 
dmossfritch 15 Aug 2013 1:46AM GMT 
bojangles2_1 15 Aug 2013 2:19AM GMT 
BurgessDonnel... 15 Aug 2013 2:25AM GMT 
dmossfritch 15 Aug 2013 4:06PM GMT 
bojangles2_1 15 Aug 2013 5:25PM GMT 
bojangles2_1 16 Aug 2013 11:06AM GMT 
Timothy Troch... 20 Aug 2013 12:18AM GMT 
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