You can install Power Geez Amharic software on Windows 7 and 8 running computer. Power Geez works perfectly on XP running machine. However, this is not the case when we run the program on windows 7 and 8 computer, it brings the following fatal error message.
In this article, I will show you how to prevent this and use Power Geez without difficulty.
Step 1 – Installing Power Geez Software
Double Click the Setup file either from the installation CD or your computer and follow on the screen. I am installing Power Ge’ez 2009 Corporate Version.
“Welcome to the InstallShield Wizard for Power Ge’ez 2009” appears Click “Next” button to continue
The “License Agreement” page appears, read it and Click “Next” to continue. One the next choose the place or folder where Power Geez is installed or accept the default installation path.
Click “Next” to install and finish installing 2009 Power Geez.
Click “Finish” to close the installation Wizard.
The software is installed properly, however, it won’t work. It brings “Error opening driver file” Fatal Error dialog box.
Keep reading and do the following steps to stop the error message:-
Go to Power Geez Installation folder:-
Local Disk (C:) Program Files==>Concepts Data Systems==>Power Ge’ez 2009 or 2005
Right Click on “pg2009” choose “Properties” from the pop up menu. This will bring “pg2009 Properties” dialog box. Click on “Compatibility” Tab and under Compatibility Tab go to “Privilege Level” Label found at footer of the dialog box. (see below)
Check “Run this program as an administrator” under “Privilege Level” Label (See below)
Click “Apply” /“OK” button to close the dialog box.
Click “Start” button, Select “All Programs” and Click “Power Ge’ez 2009” under “Power Ge’ez 2009 Corporate Version” to run the program.
Click “Yes” on the dialog box (Use Account Control) that appears on your screen when you click it.
That is all the steps you need to install Power Geez software on your Windows 7 and 8 computers.