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    longman dictionary of contemporary english cd problem

    Hi,

    I bought this dictionary but i`m having problems getting the CD to work.I installed it,but whenever i click on the desktop icon the following message appears:"NT users should logon with Administrator rights and run this application again." Has anyone encountered the same problem?

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    Re: longman dictionary of contemporary english cd problem

    Which OS are you using?


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    Re: longman dictionary of contemporary english cd problem

    Windows XP Professional Service Pack2

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    Re: longman dictionary of contemporary english cd problem

    I use the same and I haven't had any trouble, though my ancient OED has stopped working altogether.

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    Re: longman dictionary of contemporary english cd problem

    Quote Originally Posted by tdol
    I use the same and I haven't had any trouble, though my ancient OED has stopped working altogether.
    Hi Richard
    An update of your OED is possible at a lower price. You need to contact them and show your ancient OED.
    Regards
    Jamshid

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    Re: longman dictionary of contemporary english cd problem

    Thank you for that.


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    Re: longman dictionary of contemporary english cd problem

    I have played the short time with problem like your...
    It can be resolved by checking some Service like C:\Program Files\Common Files\Macrovision Shared\SafeCast\Install\CDAC13BA.EXE
    It must be startes Manualy or Automaticaly

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    Re: longman dictionary of contemporary english cd problem

    Thanks for the tip, Firebrick.


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    Re: longman dictionary of contemporary english cd problem

    Great tip, Firebrick. I entered this forum just to say thank you. Regards, JB

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    LDOCE 4 doesn't work with Kaspersky Anti-virus installed

    My problem was: LDOCE 4 doesn't work with Kaspersky Anti-virus installed.
    Fortunatelly, I've found the ansver form my problem:

    LDOCE 4 doesn't work with Kaspersky Anti-virus installed
    Download this file: ldoce4.zip
    Open the folder where the LDOCE CD-ROM is installed i.e.
    c:\program files\longman\ldoce4v2\
    Rename your original 'LDOCE.exe' to 'LDOCE4_old.exe'
    Extract/unzip the ldoce4.zip file and copy the new 'LDOCE4.exe' into: c:\program files\longman\ldoce4v2\
    LDOCE should now work OK.


    you can find more at: Longman Dictionaries: Technical Support: Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English: Updated

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