[messages] Edit: Re: [Technical Support & Bugs] Can't run 3.2.8
uckelman at nomic.net
Tue Sep 3 01:13:52 MST 2013
Thus spake Grotius:
> I've never had trouble running Vassal before, but I just tried to
> upgrade to 3.2.8, and now I can't get it to start. I double-click the
> .exe icon, and nothing happens. I don't see a Vassal app or process in
> Task Manager.
Look here first:
> I've tried running in compatibility mode, and running as administrator;
> no luck. Tried rebooting; no help. Also, when I install 3.2.8, I
> invariably see a message that 3.1.18 is already installed; I agree to
> uninstall it; 3.2.8 seems to install; but it doesn't work. If I delete
> the 3.2.8 folder and restart, I still get the message that 3.1.18 is
It sounds like some stale registry keys from 3.1.18 weren't removed.
> I tried nuking 3.1.18 from Control Panel, but that didn't
> work; I gather you don't uninstall Vassal that way.
No, that is the way to uninstall.
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