Error: "OUI-10021: The target area C:\Program Files (x86)\Oracle\inventory\is being written to by another session. A read lock cannot be obtained." When Running Setup.exe (Doc ID 1994197.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 02, 2017

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Professional Project Management - Version 8.4.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When attempting to launch the setup wizard (setup.exe) to install P6 on a Windows 8 Operating System, the following error occurs.

ERROR
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Error: OUI-10021: The target area C:\Program Files (x86)\Oracle\inventory\is being written to by another session. A read lock cannot be obtained.

 

Cause

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