I'm unable to install Outlook 98, IE 5.0, error about log file command line.

A. If when you try and install IE 5.0, Outlook you get error:

"The log file command line option (/G) must have a valid filename as an argument"

This may be caused by the fact you have long file names disabled. To fix perform the following:

  1. Start the registry editor (regedit.exe)
  2. Move to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\FileSystem
  3. Double click Win31FileSystem
  4. Set to 0
  5. Click OK
  6. Restart the computer

After reboot the install should work OK.


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