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AR# 9444

3.1i Install - Foundation / ISE Install - Synopsys Error: "Cannot run process... regsvr32.exe... dpmw.dll"


Keywords: FISE, install, regserv32, dpmw.dll, error, process, Synopsis

Urgency: Hot

General Description:
The following error has been seen on Windows environments at the end of the
Synopsys install:

Error :- Cannot run process - C:\Xilinx\express\bin-win32i\regsvr32.exe /s

This command registers the dpmw.dll file for use by ISE.


This can occur if the registry cannot be updated at the end of the installation. The following
steps will allow you to manually complete the Registry process:

1. Open a DOS prompt.
2. Change to the XILINX\express\bin-win32i directory.
3. Enter the following command: "regsvr32.exe dpmw.dll"
4. Reboot your computer.
AR# 9444
Date Created 06/07/2000
Last Updated 09/17/2002
Status Archive
Type General Article