PowerRecon installation fails with ERROR: -2147024894

  • 7921090
  • 30-Jul-2008
  • 26-Apr-2012


Affects: PowerRecon
Trying to install PowerRecon on a system which does not have Internet Explorer 6 or above.


 During the installation of the server component you may receive the error listed below.

"ERROR: -2147024894"

PowerRecon requires Windows Scripting host (WSH) version 5.6 to be installed prior to running the PowerRecon installer. Internet Explorer versions prior to version 6.0 contained version 5.1 of the Windows Scripting Host Libraries.


Upgrade to Internet Explorer version 6.0 or above prior to running the installer.

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