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ACA didn't install during BDS installation

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09-22-2013 02:03 PM

I was installing the Building Design Suite Ultimate and the ACA failed to install.  However, when I try to run the install for BDS again, it says that ACA is already installed.  ACA also does not show up in the control panel under add/remove programs.  How do I make the suite install allow me to reinstall ACA?

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Re: ACA didn't install during BDS installation

09-24-2013 08:56 AM in reply to: chris.mckinzie

To Diagnose and Fix installation problems automatically, please see the new Microsoft tool for this here:

For more information on the Autodesk KB Support article concerning the clean uninstall of Autodesk products, see this link:

If that works for you, try reinstalling again and see if it will go. 


Good Luck!

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Re: ACA didn't install during BDS installation

10-02-2013 10:14 AM in reply to: TravisNave

FYI, Chris was able to install ACA successfully after following the suggestion in Travis' post above.

Jeremy Hanson

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