Please wait while Windows configures GoldMine message on every start of GoldMine regardless if logged in as Windows Administrator or not

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    Please wait while Windows configures GoldMine message on every start of GoldMine regardless if logged in as Windows Administrator or not

    [SYMPTOMS]

    Each time when GoldMine is launched regardless if elevated (Run as Administrator), logged in as a Windows Administrator or a normal Windows user, a message appears with GoldMine entering a configuration loop

    Please wait while Windows configures GoldMine


    followed by:

    The  setup must update files or services that cannot be updated while the  system is running. If you choose to continue, a reboot will be required  to complete the setup.


    No matter how many times this process will be done and the system is restarted the message appears every time again when starting GoldMine

    If constantly cancelling or after rebooting the user may eventually end up that GoldMine finally starts and is available.


    [TROUBLESHOOTING]
    - In the local Windows Event log the following event can be found

    Detection of product '{XXXXXXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXXXXXXXXXX}', feature 'GoldMine', component '{YYYYYYYY-YYYY-YYYY-YYYY-YYYYYYYYYYYY}' failed.  The resource 'C:\ProgramData\GoldMine\' does not exist.
     

     


    Resolution

    [RESOLUTION]
    Verify and if applicable create manually a folder GoldMine in the C:\ProgramData folder