Cannot install latest beta release (April 30 release)

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asked Apr 30 by dougteach (18 points)
Getting the following error message:

0:03:41.490 E/DSK: Error writing to disk (4 - 13): Permission denied. Perhaps you do not have access to a directory or file system
0:03:41.490 E/DSK: Writing file: C:\Users/Doug/Desktop/X-Plane 11/Resources/plugins/XPLM_64.dll
0:03:41.490 E/DSK: At: ..\source_code\core\files\FILE_ops.cpp:1454
0:03:41.490 E/DSK: -------------------------------------------------------------
0:03:41.514 E/INS: Error processing C:\Users/Doug/Desktop/X-Plane 11/Resources/plugins/XPLM_64.dll: Permission denied. Perhaps you do not have access to a directory or file system (..\source_code\core\files\FILE_ops.cpp:1454)
0:03:41.514 I/DLG: Displaying alert:
0:03:41.514 I/DLG:  CANCEL INSTALLATION IN PROGRESS?
0:03:41.514 I/DLG:  An error occurred during update:

1 Answer

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answered May 3 by jroberts (17,589 points)
You can double check the permissions on the file to ensure you have read permissions. Otherwise, if it still seems to be locked, you can delete the file and run the installer to update again. It will replace it, hopefully without the write lock.

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