Windows cannot execute DPVSetup.exe error message.

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Soumitra Sengupta MVP

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SUMMARY

When you click Voice Test on the Voice tab, you may receive one of the following error messages: Windows cannot execute DPVSetup.exe, use Add/Remove Programs control panel to install. DirectPlay Voice has encountered an error. The error code is 0x80004005.

Tips

Cause:-If the Audio Hardware Acceleration setting is set to None then the above error may occur.
 
Resolution:-
 
1.Open Control Panel
2.Double-click Sounds and Audio Devices.
3.Click Voice tabthen Advanced under Voice Playback.
4.Click Performance  and move the Hardware Acceleration slider to the right.
5. Click OK to close the dialog boxes.
 
Registry tweaking:-
 
Start>Run>Regedit>OK
 
Now navigate to the following location:-
 
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\DIRECTPLAY\VOICE\AUDIOCONFIG
Expand  AUDIOCONFIG to get  FullDuplex, HalfDuplex, and MicDetected .Right-click the FullDuplex value and Modify DWORD Value to 3 in the Value Data field and click OK. For the HalfDuplex and MicDetected  DWORD values, should be 3 and 2 respectively. Close the Registry Editor and reboot the system.
 
[note:-before proceeding one must close or End task   Dpvsetup.exe or DirectPlay Voice through the Task Manager.]
 
Further Reference:-
 
Error Message: Windows Cannot Execute DPVSetup.exe, Use Add/Remove Programs Control Panel to Install

 
 
 
 
 
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Article ID: 555574 - Last Review: 14 Feb 2017 - Revision: 1

Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition, Microsoft Windows XP Professional

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