From: John Stone (
Date: Fri Nov 15 2013 - 17:24:43 CST

  I assume that you were logged in as the administrative user
when you tried to install VMD? You may have to tell Windows
to run the VMD installer with administrative privieleges if
you have any trouble. I have a Windows 8 laptop myself and I
had no trouble installing VMD on it.

  John Stone

On Fri, Nov 15, 2013 at 12:51:06PM +0800, Thiau Fu Ang wrote:
> Hi,
> I am currently using Windows 8, the spec for this computer is like
> Inter (R) Core(TM) i5-3220M CPU @ 2.60GHz
> 4.00GB RAM
> 64-bit
> The installation was going smoothly, but fail to open the application
> after it was done.
> The message below has shown up,
> "The application was unable to start correctly (0xc0000142)"
> I wonder what is the problem, and i really hope to use VMD for my
> research.
> Could anyone help me?
> Thanks very much.
> Regards,
> Thiau Fu

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