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From:Reindl Harald Date:January 15 2011 7:15pm
Subject:Re: Install Error - How to Fix
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sounds like vista/win7 and UAC what has nothing to do with mysql
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc709691%28WS.10%29.aspx

no idea, not using windows-crap since 2006 with the exception of
Server 2008 R2 for our VMware-vCenter-Server, and yes on this
machine you can not open many folders as "administrator"

get a real operating system :-)

Am 15.01.2011 20:10, schrieb AndrewMcHorney:
> I installed everything using the standard gui install. I tried to uninstall Mysql and
> it says I am not an
> administrator even though I am logged in as one.
> 
> At 10:16 AM 1/15/2011, Reindl Harald wrote:
>> Sounds like you have not the permissions
>>
>> Which way was the old version installed?
>> Why not remove the old version with the control panel -> software?
>>
>> Am 15.01.2011 18:41, schrieb AndrewMcHorney:
>> > I tried that - I am getting an access denied erorr of 5.
>> >
>> > At 06:34 AM 1/15/2011, Sharl.Jimh.Tsin wrote:
>> >> in windows command,run "sc delete SERVICENAME".
>> >>
>> >> Best regards,
>> >> Sharl.Jimh.Tsin (From China **Obviously Taiwan INCLUDED**)
>> >>
>> >>
>> >>
>> >> 2011/1/15 AndrewMcHorney <andrewmchorney@stripped>:
>> >> > Hello
>> >> >
>> >> > At one time I had (or at least partially) installed mysql on my
> laptop. I
>> >> > went to install a new version and I am getting  the
> following error:
>> >> >
>> >> > A windows service with the name MySql already exists. Please
> uninstall this
>> >> > service correctly or choose a different name for the new service.
>> >> >
>> >> > How do I uninstall this service?
>> >> >
>> >> > Thanks,
>> >> > Andrew
>> >> >
>> >> > --
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>>
> 
> 

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