Cannot Install the Windows CE SDK for Series 9000 v.2.01a

Article ID: 29973026

Symptom

Windows CE SDK for Series 9000 v.2.01a will not finish installing.

Root Cause

Installing a higher service pack than Microsoft eMbedded Visual C++ 4.0 Service Pack 1.

Resolution

Uninstall all Microsoft eMbedded Visual C++4.0 Service Packs except for Service Pack Install Windows CE SDK for Series 9000 v.2.01a and then reinstall desired the Service Pack(s)(Service Pack 2, 3 and 4).
  1. Click Start on the PC, point to Settings, click Control Panel, and then double click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. Under Add or Remove Programs, click on Microsoft eMbedded Visual C++4.0 Service Pack click Remove and then click Yes when it prompts you to confirm removal of the program.
  3. Follow the same procedures to remove the Service Pack 3 and 4 if they are installed.
  4. Double click on Windows CE SDK for Series 9000 v.2.01a and follow the instructions to finish installing the SDK.
  5. Double click on Service Pack(s) you want to install, then follow the instructions to finish the install (Service Packs must be installed in numerical order).