ROES Won't Install - Error 1001: Exception occurred while initializing the installation
Error Message on Install:
Error 1001: Exception occurred while initializing the installation.
System.Argument Exception: String cannot have a zero length
Copy and paste %userprofile%\AppData\Local\Temp into a windows navigation window
Search the folder for RWS
Three files can be present:
RWSCleanup.dll, RWSCleanup.InstallState, and RWSCleanup.txt.
Delete all three and then run the install again
*Deleting the files will not impact existing installations
During installation of the native install on a Windows platform the error is thrown when the install is at the "removing backup files" point.
The error is caused by files left over from a previous, installation. These files are located in C:\Users\[THEUSER]\AppData\Local\Temp