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Alison Pechenick <[log in to unmask]>
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Departmental Technology Coordinators <[log in to unmask]>
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Fri, 2 Mar 2001 17:27:15 -0500
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Thank you, Geetha!  That did the trick.  I appreciate your help.

Regards,

Alison



Geetha Ramanathan wrote:

> Alison,
>
> Just add the following line in your autoexec.bat showing the path of your
> temp directory and that should take care of the problem.
>
> set temp = c:\windows\temp
>
> Geetha
> At 04:19 PM 3/2/01 -0500, you wrote:
> >Hello all,
> >
> >I am getting the following error immediately upon opening the Netscape
> >4.73 executable on Windows 98:
> >
> >Error:  Temporary directory C: does not exist. Please enter a new
> >directory in the preferences box.
> >
> >
> >This is a clean install of the program.  It was happening before, so I
> >uninstalled the program and deleted the default user directory.
> >
> >I have looked at every preference setting and at the prefs and liprefs
> >files.  There is no reference anywhere to a temporary directory.
> >
> >The netscape.ini file in C:\Windows is completely empty.
> >
> >Any ideas?
> >
> >Thanks,
> >
> >Alison
>
> Geetha Ramanathan                            E-mail  :[log in to unmask]
> Information Systems Manager-              Phone :(802)656-1082
> AFS Information Systems                     Fax     :(802)656-1075
> University of Vermont
> 284 East Ave
> Burlington, VT 05405

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