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Heathtech

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« on: 2004-Nov-28 »
I've been having a problem with updating my GlBasic.  When I click on the internet update option, the program closes and does nothing.
Any ideas on why this is caused?

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« Reply #1 on: 2004-Nov-30 »
Hmmm. What Version do you have? What operating system? Is there an Update.exe (or Update_e.exe) in your GLBasic-Directory?

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« Reply #2 on: 2004-Dec-01 »
I have version 1.30923 (2D, 3D, NET)

Windows XP ~ eMachines Laptop
1.8 GHz ~ 512 Mb RAM
Service Pack 1 (Service Pack 2 is just too bothersome)

There is an Update_e.exe in the GLBasic directory.


Just to check the Update_e.exe file, I executed it and got the following message:

##Version not available.
No Update will be downloaded.
Please call Update from Editor.

I followed those directions and it closes once again and does absolutely nothing.
When I used DiNGS Game Basic, the updating mechanism worked fine.

I've tried the update on a PC with about the same specs as mine, but it produced the same results.

Perhaps you may be able to identify the cause with this new information...Thank you in advance.

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« Reply #3 on: 2004-Dec-01 »
Oh dear. You must download the setup for version 2.x from here http://www.glbasic.com/files/glbasic_sdk.exe, and then you can get updates.
Sorry,
Gernot

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« Reply #4 on: 2004-Dec-02 »
Well, I've got good news and bad news...

The good news is that the updates now work!

The bad news is that "GLBasic has encountered a problem and needs to close.  We are sorry for the inconvenience."  I receive this message after I click on 'Internet Update'.  When I close this update manager, GLBasic reopens automatically, not remembering that I had been on it (forgets the file I was just looking at).

I personally don't have much care for that, now that I have the updates again.

Thank you for your troubles.