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Registered: ‎11-16-2013
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Direct Connect 2014 install error when installing 3ds Max 2014

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11-16-2013 11:57 AM

Hi, I just finished installing 3ds Max Student edtion and it installed everything but Direct Connect 2014, I tried to install it again but this message keeps popping up and it wont go away if i press retry.  The image below are of the message itself and the text is of the installation log.


2013/11/16:11:50:20 Joshua THEGRID Installing Autodesk® DirectConnect 2014: ADSK_EULA_STATUS=#1 MUILANG=en-us SETUP_PACKAGENAME="Autodesk 3ds Max 2014" SETUP_PACKAGECODE={8E850B3E-B21A-4780-0064-7CCB73BD8B3B} SETUP_UNINSTALLKEYS=1 SETUP_ISLANGUAGEPACK=0 SETUP_PRODUCTDEPENDENCIES=";;;" ADSK_SOURCE_ROOT="C:\Autodesk\WI\Autodesk 3ds Max 2014" FILESINUSETEXT="" REBOOT=ReallySuppress ADSK_SETUP_EXE=1

2013/11/16:11:53:36 Joshua THEGRID Install Autodesk® DirectConnect 2014 Failed Failure is ignored, Result=1603

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Re: Direct Connect 2014 install error when installing 3ds Max 2014

11-17-2013 08:54 PM in reply to: DMCMachine

I would try to use a browser download of the software because the download maybe corrupt.


Please review steps 1 & 3 here:



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