Permission denied for mint4win 64bit program.

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Permission denied for mint4win 64bit program.

Postby Osd1000 on Wed Oct 10, 2012 4:48 pm

Hi, when I attempted to install Linux Mint 13 on my computer via mint4win, I got a permission denied, I'm on the administrator account.
Even running it as an administrator wouldn't work, how can I fix this problem?
I also had the same problem with an openSUSE 12.1 DVD.
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Re: Permission denied for mint4win 64bit program.

Postby remoulder on Wed Oct 10, 2012 7:54 pm

You might get a better response asking on a Windows forum.
[Edit] your original post and add [SOLVED] once your question is resolved.

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Re: Permission denied for mint4win 64bit program.

Postby ravenkwill on Tue Dec 04, 2012 11:24 pm

I'm having the same problem. I haven't seen an answer anywhere. I'd love to have any thoughts about this. . .
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Re: Permission denied for mint4win 64bit program.

Postby JRG on Wed Oct 16, 2013 2:24 pm

Do make sure that your WIn7 is 64-bit and that you install 64-bit versions of mint4win and the Linux Mint distribution.

I had no trouble with this (I used the "linuxmint-15-mate-dvd-64bid.iso". I was following instructions that made reference to downloading the i386 version, which I ignored and downloaded the amd64 version. The i386 versions of software are 32-bit.

You probably know all this, but double-check just to be sure :)

(Edit) Here's a link the the instructions I referenced above: http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/20079/
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