Originally Posted by richiewaweru
Am running Win Xp SP3 on a laptop. I've installed Calibre 0.9.10 but whenever i try to start it i get this error.
Python function terminated unexpectedly
Failed to load the Progress Indicator plugin: DLL load failed: This application has
failed to start because the application configuration is incorrect. Reinstalling
the application may fix this problem. (Error Code: 1)
I've tried renaming:
C:\Documents and Settings\<your logon name>\Application Data\calibre
C:\Documents and Settings\<your logon name>\Application Data\calibre.old
and it still wont start. Can anyone help me out?
Well, that test proved that there was not a corrupt calibre configuration.
Other possibilities (all with your laptop's configuration), Anti-virus/firewall blocking, not the official Calibre download, the PATH (variable) has a different Python before Calibre
here is mine (XP pro) for reference
PATH=C:\WINDOWS\system32;C:\WINDOWS\System32\Wbem;C:\Program Files\Support Tools\;C:\Program Files\ATI Technologies\ATI.ACE\Core-Static;C:\WINDOWS\system32\WindowsPowerShell\v1.0;C:\Program