Error occurred while updating

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  1. martindijk

    martindijk Registered Member

    Jun 13, 2003
    Gorredijk - the Netherlands
    Hi all,

    I got the following message during updating too 1.1405

    "error occurred while updating program modules (error writing file)

    Can someone tell me what it means and what to do about it.

    Thanks in advance,

  2. sir_carew

    sir_carew Registered Member

    Sep 2, 2003
    Santiago, Chile
    I think first tip will fix your problem.

    (From NOD32 FAQ)

    Error replacing current file
    Possible reasons:
    1. the TMP and TEMP system variables are not defined in the system, or the directories to which they point do not actually exist on disk
    - please make sure the aforementioned variables in System properties - Advanced - Environment variables actually point to existing directories.
    2. the file \Program files\Eset\nod32.000 is corrupted for some reason (e.g due to a disk error)
    - check the disk for errors using scandisk (Win 9x/ME) or chkdsk (Win NT/2000/XP/2003)
    - rename the file nod32.000 (you might need to restart Windows in Safe mode first)
    - reboot the machine (you'll get an error loading resident protection, just ignore it)
    - update NOD32
    - reboot the machine
    3. the file \Program files\Eset\nod32.000 is locked by another application
    - rebooting the machine and try to update NOD32 again

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