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Registered: ‎10-06-2011
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Softlock / security system error

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10-07-2011 08:16 AM


I'm using win7 64bit, installed is AC2012 and IF2012, both including latest service pack 1 and 2 respectively, also it is a standalone student license.

I downloaded and installed as admin. When I try and load there is a security system (softlock) error then the program hangs or quits one of the two.

I have tired changing permissions on the FlexNET dir and running the program as admin(which should negate the changing the everyone permissions) but it still gives me this error.


Any help would be greatly appreciated.


Many thanks


John Dyer

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Re: Softlock / security system error

10-11-2011 09:58 AM in reply to: Little_John

Can you uninstall and reinstall your software and turn off UAC?

David Lau
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Re: Softlock / security system error

10-24-2011 10:51 AM in reply to: Little_John

I would but I use windows without UAC at all times, so a reinstall wont change anything, I still can if you like but UAC has been deactivated for a while now,but did a check for rougueware and found nothing, after checking your blog.



Many thanks



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