Elias Kougianos

CW 5.1 for S12 refusing to install in Win7x64

Discussion created by Elias Kougianos on Aug 3, 2012
Latest reply on Aug 3, 2012 by Elias Kougianos

Weird installation problem: I am trying to install CW Standard 5.1 for S12 on a Windows 7 SP1 fully updated x64 system. The installer unpacks the installation files and starts normally. However, when I get to the window that lets me select the installation drive, two drives are shown: c, the system drive and d (cd-rom). The weird part is that c is not selectable. Only d is which, of course, has no free space. No matter what I try, the c drive remains unselectable. The cursor ignores it.


All other software installs fine, no problems with creating directories, access rights etc.


Any ideas what is going on?


One thing I should note is that I am running AHCI in the bios but even if I disable it back to regular IDE I still get the same problem.