FormFast FormImprint v.4.x on Windows Vista/7/8

Attempt to run installation of FormFast FormImprint version 4.x generates error:

The file 'C:\Windows\System32\msvbm60.dll' could not be opened. Please check that your disk is not full and that you have access to the destination directory. 

Resolution

The message is somewhat misleading. Because even though it is reporting the problem file as being %windir%\system32\msvbm60.dll. The actual problem file is %windir%\SysWow64\msvbvm60.dll, specifically the file ownership. Starting in Windows Vista, TrustedInstaller is the default owner of files in the Windows directory. Not every application plays well with this set up and this is one of those examples. Changing the ownership from TrustedInstaller to say ‘Administrators’ resolves the issue.


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