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Troubleshooting the Siebel Analytics Installation Under Windows

This section details some common problems observed during installation and suggests possible solutions. To resolve the problem, look for it in the Symptom/Error Message column in Table 6.

Table 6.  Common Installation Problems and Solutions
Symptom/Error Message
Diagnostic Steps/Cause
The Windows Eventvwr system log shows:
The server failed to load application '/LM/W3SVC/1/ROOT'. The error was 'The specified metadata was not found.'
The browser did not load the default.asp page.
Change the default.asp page.
To do this, follow the procedure in Changing the Siebel Analytics Default ASP Page.
In some cases, the desktop icon in the "Please Select a License File" screen does not function.
Java software problem.
Instead of using the desktop icon, select the license file from the tree browser.

 Siebel Analytics Installation and Configuration Guide, Version 7.7, Rev. A 
 Published: 11 March 2004