[tex-live] Problem reinstalling TexLive

Lars Madsen daleif at imf.au.dk
Tue Jul 3 23:46:27 CEST 2012

On 2012-07-03 20:27, Marc Doroja wrote:
> I have a problem concerning reinstalling TexLive. I had originally
> installed it in my C: partition, which is my main Windows partition (I
> am using Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit), but as I required more disk space
> on it to install some drive-specific applications, decided to uninstall
> it and put it in my D: partition. However, every attempt to reinstall
> has failed due to the following errors found (I have provided a link to
> a screenshot of the command line error displayed):
> http://i206.photobucket.com/albums/bb184/Chemicalist011/texliveprob.png
> I have tried changing my PATH variables, I have tried deleting every
> instance of TexLive that appears on Windows search, I redownloaded the
> latest installer from the texlive website, I even uninstalled Texmaker
> and ActivePerl which may have caused hindrances to the installation.
> Nothing has worked so far. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

just for the fun of it, if you open the command prompt, and type


what happens?

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