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1603 Install error

April 24th, 2012

One possible resolution for a 1603 error when installing SolidWorks. Rename the following folders on the left tree in the registry (regedit.exe).

On machines with 32-bit Operation System
HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\VSTAHOST
HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\VSTAHostConfig

On machines with 64-bit Operation System
HKLM\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\VSTAHost
HKLM\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\VSTAHostConfig

S-056972 (SolidWorks Solution ID)

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  1. solidworks user
    February 15th, 2013 at 10:08 | #1

    I was getting error after completion of 24 % of the installation but after doing this it ran up to 28% – 30% and again same error :((

    please help … regarding this…

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