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Old 06-07-2004, 01:02 PM   #1
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Default maya: installation problem


i am getting an error while running maya 5 for the first time. i have win2k advanced server. i don;t have any LAN card. is it becasue of this error in coming? maya 4 and 4.5 worked in the same hardware cofiguration but this time this error i am geeting.

i am a bit confused. any help will be appreciated, thanks
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mine did the same until i put in a nic card.... it was weird.. im not sure but i think it might have something to do with the maya liscence file called aw.dat .. maya wouldnt work until i threw in my ip addy which couldnt be done without a nic..
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The Maya license is generated based on your network card. If you don't have one, you can't run Maya.
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better put by danny...
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You would have known that had you read the installation manual that comes with Maya.
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