N/APosted on - 11/28/2012
I received an error message when I wanted to install Inventor 2012 Sp1.
I use Windows XP 32 bit. I have no idea why I received the error message. Have you any idea of the error message?
Error 1402. Could not open key:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESoftwareAutodeskRegistryVerison16.0. Verify that you have sufficient access to that key, or contact your support personnel.
Installer Information – Error 1402. Could not open key:
Error 1402. Could not open key" message is actually coming from the Microsoft Installer, you should solve this problem by following these steps.
Go to run from the start menu > type "regedit"
Select the entry mentioned in the error message through the registry.
Right click on the registry key's parent directory, chose Permissions.
Go to Advance button to add a new user.
Type in Everyone as the new user and click OK
Now configure the permission for user Everyone to full Control
Now uninstall Inventor 2012 and re install.