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LisaDrago
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BDS Ultimate AutoCAD MEP 2013 instillation failure

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01-15-2013 04:25 PM

Hello - I have been trying to install AutoCAD MEP 2013 and cannot get it to work - I will post the log file.

Any ideas???

 

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emily.xu
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Re: BDS Ultimate AutoCAD MEP 2013 instillation failure

01-16-2013 09:27 PM in reply to: LisaDrago

Try this solution.

 


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TravisNave
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Re: BDS Ultimate AutoCAD MEP 2013 instillation failure

01-17-2013 08:13 AM in reply to: LisaDrago

I have noticed a lot of the AutoCAD vertical failures have to do with the fact that other flavors of AutoCAD are already installed.  Since many of them apparently install into the native \AutoCAD 2013\ folder, subsequent installs fail.  I noticed this when trying to install Mechanical 2013 when AutoCAD 2013 was already installed.  It failed.  When I removed AutoCAD 2013, it installed.  So see if you have any other verticals installed first and go from there.

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LisaDrago
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Re: BDS Ultimate AutoCAD MEP 2013 instillation failure

01-17-2013 01:04 PM in reply to: TravisNave

I tried unloading the service pack and it still did not install - I can try removing autocad 2013 to see if it will work...

but then I am thinking 2014 should be out shortly - is it worth the trouble?

 

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Re: BDS Ultimate AutoCAD MEP 2013 instillation failure

01-17-2013 02:04 PM in reply to: LisaDrago

I hear ya.  I literally just had a user rename their existing AutoCAD 2013 folder to something else and it installed.  Might be worth a shot.

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