Entries by Daniel Nikolic

Our partner Denamik has released Denamik LoadGen 2.3

Our partner Denamik has released a new version of Denamik LoadGen. The execution of massive load and stress tests is now easier than before. You can now record your own user action scripts from within LoadGen, and setup LoadBots to handle the execution of these scripts. LoadGen allows you to manage LoadBots to create remote […]

VMware Workstation fails: CallJScript: Failed to obtain required required jscript ID; COM Error (Grey window)

For a while I have an annoying error regarding my VMware Workstation installation. Everytime I wanted to upgrade I receive a grey setup window with the title VMware Workstation Setup. In the %Temp% there is a log file with the following error: 20110916174500:ERROR** CHtmlDialog::CallJScript: Failed to obtain required required jscript ID; COM Error: -2147352570  

Connect to remote Registry fails with: An error is preventing this key from being opened

When you install a Windows 7 machine without a domain (in a Workgroup) and you want to connect to the Registry of this machine from another machine, it’s possible you will receive the following error: [Window Title] Error Opening Key [Content] HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE cannot be opened. An error is preventing this key from being opened. Details: Access […]

‘Microsoft Outlook’ exited without properly closing your Outlook data file

After an Outlook crash the following error message can occur: ————————— Outlook Data File ————————— ‘Microsoft Outlook’ exited without properly closing your Outlook data file ‘LocationOfOST.ost’. ‘Microsoft Outlook’ must be restarted. If this error message recurs, contact support for ‘Microsoft Outlook’ for assistance. ————————— OK And followed by:

BatStat – The SBC / VDI laptop accu status tool

While running a Citrix / XenApp or Terminal Server Published Desktop on a Windows laptop, the user is unable to check the laptop’s battery status. This may lead to a serious inconvenience when the battery runs out: the laptop will shut down and the user’s session will be terminated / disconnected. We have encountered this […]

Error 193: 0xc1 when starting a service

Out of the blue I was getting the following error: Windows could not start the ServiceName service on Local Computer.  Error 193: 0xc1 Check the Path where the service has been installed: example: C:Program FilesApplication NameServiceName.exe This error has something to do with a file in the root of one the folders with a ‘ ‘ (space) […]

Internet Explorer 6 countdown!

Internet Explorer 6 sucks 😉 well at least 10 years ago it wasn’t… A lot of customers (and home users) are still using IE6, one of the reasons is the extra ‘overhead’ of IE7+. Microsoft has released a countdown website: 10 years ago a browser was born. Its name was Internet Explorer 6. Now that […]

Windows 7 x64: SignTool Error: Signtool requires CAPICOM version 2.1.0.1 or higher.

After running recent updates on my Windows 7 machine the following error occurres: SignTool Error: Signtool requires CAPICOM version 2.1.0.1 or higher. Please         copy the latest version of CAPICOM.dll into the directory that contains         SignTool.exe. If CAPICOM.dll exists, you may not have proper         permissions to install CAPICOM. Number of files successfully Signed: […]