Microsoft KB Archive/249964
Article ID: 249964
Article Last Modified on 8/15/2005
- Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 Learning Edition
- Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 Professional Edition
- Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 Enterprise Edition
- Microsoft Visual C++ 6.0 Enterprise Edition
- Microsoft Visual C++ 6.0 Professional Edition
- Microsoft Visual C++ 6.0 Standard Edition
- Microsoft Visual FoxPro 6.0 Professional Edition
- Microsoft Visual InterDev 6.0 Standard Edition
- Microsoft Visual J++ 6.0 Standard Edition
- Microsoft Visual SourceSafe 6.0 Standard Edition
- Microsoft Visual Studio 6.0 Enterprise Edition
- Microsoft Visual Studio 6.0 Professional Edition
This article was previously published under Q249964
While the message, "Setup is searching for installed components" is displayed during Visual Studio Setup, the following error message appears:
When you click Details, this message appears:
This problem can occur for a variety of reasons, but it mainly occurs in two scenarios:
- An Open Database Connectivity (ODBC) component is in use.
- Mismatched ODBC files or dependencies were placed on your computer by an installation program.
If the file is in use, restarting your computer and running Setup again will result in a successful installation.
If restarting your computer does not resolve the error, two possible fixes are available:
- First, update the Microsoft Data Access Components (MDAC) to version 2.1 Service Pack 1.
For x86 computers, go to
For Alpha, see:
For more information on MDAC 2.1, please see the following Web page:
- If updating MDAC does not resolve the error, then copy the following files to C:\Temp (where C:\ is your system drive). Next, copy the same files in D:\OS\System from Disk 1 of the Visual Studio CD (where D:\ is your CD-ROM or DVD-ROM drive) to C:\Windows\System. Choose to overwrite the files if prompted.
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a bug in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article.
For additional information, click the article number below to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
195231 BUG: ACMSETUP Invalid Page Fault in Kernel32
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