cannot start pythonwin

zvonko zvonkoka at
Sun Feb 24 03:50:58 CET 2002

Thank you!

i reinstalled python using admin install and pythonwin works perfectly now.

"Mark Hammond" <mhammond at> wrote in message
news:3C7835EB.4040809 at
> zvonko wrote:
> > i've just installed python 2.2 and the pythonwin extensions.
> > however, when i try to start pythonwin, i get the following error:
> >
> >
> > The application cannot locate win32ui.pyd (1157)
> >
> > but the file is in the same directory where the pythonwin is.
> This is probably because you installed Python itself for the current
> user, rather than for the entire machine.  In this scenario, win32all
> usually fails to install right at the end.
> The workaround is to move python22.dll from your Python directory into
> your SYSTEM32 directory, then reinstall win32all.
> Mark.

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