On 04-09-2008 11:27, Christian Schenk wrote:
>> I installed MiKTeX on a machine owed by a relative of mine. Recently,
>> I tried to use it but I got a strange error message. If I try to compile
>> a file from the administrator account, all goes well. But if I try to do
>> the same thing from an ordinary account I get this message:
>> latex: Windows API error 5: Access is denied
>> Does anyone know what may be causing this and how to solve this problem
>> (besides, of course, re-installing MiKTeX)?
> I would recommend that you create an error trace:
> latex --trace=error,config,process file.tex
Too late. At this moment, I am already un-installing MiKTeX. If, after
re-installing it, the problem persists (which I doubt), then I will
follow your suggestion.
Jose Carlos Santos