View Full Version : Problem Installing Daemon Tools

05.06.2005, 16:19
Operating System: Windows XP
Burning Software: none
Anti-virus Software: Norton Anti-Virus
DAEMON Tools Version: none

When I try to install Daemon Tools, the installation gets most of the way done, and then hangs and displays this error message:

Could not open key:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\Curr entVersion\Run. Verify that you have sufficient access to that key, or contact your support personnel.

Then, the installation cancels, saying that it was interrupted.

Help please?

05.06.2005, 16:36
Did you check registry permissions for that key with regedt32? Ensure you've full access.

06.06.2005, 03:06
How would I go about doing that? I don't know much about computers...

06.06.2005, 09:56
Are you logged on to Windows with an Administrator Account or only with a User Account? For installing Daemon Tools, you'll need Administrator Privileges.

To ensure you have full access to the registry key, do the following:

Start regedt32 (click start, run, type regedit and press enter)
Go to the key you need access to
Right-click on it, click "Permissions", select your username (or "Administrators") and ensure that "full access" -> allow is checked AND that "full access" -> deny is unchecked.