Re: [guide-user] Another Problem

Ned Smith Nov 13, 2014

I found the disk and I seem to be back in business.
Thanks

On Nov 11, 2014, at 9:07 PM, Bill Gray pluto@... [guide-user] wrote:

> Hi Ned,
>
> Um. Well, _that's_ a little puzzling. People were
> occasionally being asked for the Guide DVD _before_ I posted
> the first update to 9.0. It was related to two instances of
> Guide being started; the program was trying to access a file
> from each instance and conflicting.
>
> You could get around this by putting the Guide DVD in the
> drive. Guide would then be satisfied and start normally; you
> would then run Extras... Install to Hard Drive, toggle an item
> or two, click OK, and Guide would be reassured that it really
> did have all the data it needed. I gather you don't have the
> DVD sitting on a shelf somewhere?
>
> Just to check: when you copied the contents to your Guide9
> folder, were you warned about overwriting existing files? If
> not, I'd wonder if the files went to the right folder... they
> really should clobber existing files.
>
> I'd also suggest you e-mail your current 'startup.mar' and
> 'temp_mar.txt' files to me. I may be able to look at them and
> puzzle out what's going on here... possibly a corrupted file.
>
> - Bill
>
> On 11/09/2014 12:57 PM, Ned Smith smithn00@... [guide-user] wrote:
>> Sorry guys one thing leads to another.
>> I have downloaded the latest "test" version, unzipped it in My Downloads and copied the contents to my operating Guide9 folder.
>> Now when I click on guide9.exe it asks for a CD-ROM. I don't have one.
>> What now?
>>
>> TIA,
>>
>> Ned Smith
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>> N 34,53,38.13
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>> Near Chattanooga, TN
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Ned Smith

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Near Chattanooga, TN