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Update problems
« on: December 09, 2015, 12:01:31 »
I'm always having problems trying to update to the latest releases no matter what I do it still fails, below is the latest transcript of the process, can anyone offer advice please?  :(

* Update "Multi Commander" located in : "d:\Program Files\MultiCommander (x64)".
You are running on a 64 bit platform.
Ready to update.
Make sure you do not already have Multi Commander running.
Press start to begin.
Checking if newer version exists.
Downloading :
Version information received.
Current installed version is
Newer version found.
Downloading update for Multi Commander...
Downloading :
Downloaded completed...
Saving update file to : "C:\Users\oneea\AppData\Local\Temp\MUTemp\MultiCommander_x64_Update_(".
Unpacking Multi Commander Update...
Create folder : "C:\Users\oneea\AppData\Local\Temp\MUTemp\Multi Commander11772".
Unzip update into into "C:\Users\oneea\AppData\Local\Temp\MUTemp\Multi Commander11772".
Remove temporary file : "MultiCommander_x64_Update_("
Updating Multi Commander...
Updating to version
Set "PORTABLE" = "0"
Copy : "MultiCommander.exe"  ->  "d:\Program Files\MultiCommander (x64)\MultiCommander.exe"
Failed to replace d:\Program Files\MultiCommander (x64)\MultiCommander.exe due to error 5...
Update script error at line 20

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Re: Update problems
« Reply #1 on: December 09, 2015, 12:54:04 »
Look like you do not have permission to write to that location

Start the Update program as administrator.

Normally it will restart it self as admin if needed. But don't know why that did not happen for you. Might be because of some option you selected during install.


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Re: Update problems
« Reply #2 on: December 09, 2015, 14:26:50 »
Many thanks Mathias problem solved . :)