News, links, downloads, tips and tricks on Microsoft Access and related

About Me Search
Name:Alex Dybenko

Location:Moscow, Russia

Thursday, March 15, 2007

Access 2002 (XP) runtime installation on Window Vista

If you build a setup package using Access XP Developer Packaging wizard and try to install it on Windows Vista PC – you will get a message "The Office System Pack cannot be installed on this system because it requires Windows NT 4.0 Service Pack 6 or later". There is a KB article 837150 which mention this error, but steps to fix the problem does not work for Vista.

In order to fix this you need to remove 4 lines in Ospfilelist.txt file which starts with:


See KB article 837150 for more details how to locate Ospfilelist.txt file.

Technorati tags: , , ,


Blogger Ray Blake said...

Exactly the problem I've found this morning. Thanks for posting this, Alex.

4:02 PM  

Post a Comment

<< Home