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help regarding oxford advanced learners dictionary 9th edition installation

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vefiyo
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hi,

i tried alcohol 120, wincdEMU,, ultraISO, daemon tools lite to install oald9, but it is not installing do you know how to install it.

it installs but when run, gives error.

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nOkialpha

i am surprised no one tried to help you regarding this

 

DAEMON TOOL Lite will not provide the required emulation support

instead of using DAEMON TOOL virtual drive option...use Add SCSI virtual drive option. And then try
again...

 

 

 

look here for better explanation

 

 

 

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On 4/29/2020 at 4:41 PM, vefiyo said:

hi,

i tried alcohol 120, wincdEMU,, ultraISO, daemon tools lite to install oald9, but it is not installing do you know how to install it.

it installs but when run, gives error.

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thanks.

 

If you are on Windows 10, just rename OALD9.mdf to OALD9.img or OALD9.iso (Change file extension from .mdf to .img or .iso) and click on OALD9.img, it will get mounted automatically. No need to use Alcohol 120, WincdEMU, UltraISO or Daemon Tools.

 

It's as simple as that!

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nOkialpha
5 hours ago, AlienGuy said:

 

If you are on Windows 10, just rename OALD9.mdf to OALD9.img or OALD9.iso (Change file extension from .mdf to .img or .iso) and click on OALD9.img, it will get mounted automatically. No need to use Alcohol 120, WincdEMU, UltraISO or Daemon Tools.

 

It's as simple as that!

yes this trick will work but for installation only

using this method you will not able to authenticate the disc protection

 

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AlienGuy
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8 minutes ago, nOkialpha said:

yes this trick will work but for installation only

using this method you will not able to authenticate the disc protection

 

I tried this on my PC and it authenticated the disc protection as well without any issues.  You can also try this on your side. OALD will treat it as a real disc so no issues in authentication. This trick is confirmed working for authenticating the disc protection as well.

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nOkialpha

@AlienGuy your trick not working for me, no problem in installation but i can't use the program after installation

may be possible with latest version of windows 10 i.e 1909, 2004

i am uisng v1809

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Alanon

This might be slightly off-topic, but I would actually suggest not using OALD9 discs at all. Get yourself a proper dictionary software like GoldenDict, and load it full of goodies. Here's how mine looks below. The audio works, as well as the illustrations.

 

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AlienGuy
11 hours ago, nOkialpha said:

@AlienGuy your trick not working for me, no problem in installation but i can't use the program after installation

may be possible with latest version of windows 10 i.e 1909, 2004

i am uisng v1809

I am on Windows 10 version 2004, and it's working for me without issues. 

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vefiyo

it means the trick works on windows 10 version 2004 and do not work on windows 10 1904.

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AlienGuy
2 hours ago, vefiyo said:

it means the trick works on windows 10 version 2004 and do not work on windows 10 1904.

I thin it should work on all versions of Windows 10. Not just version 2004.

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AlienGuy
On 5/8/2020 at 10:23 PM, nOkialpha said:

@AlienGuy your trick not working for me, no problem in installation but i can't use the program after installation

may be possible with latest version of windows 10 i.e 1909, 2004

i am uisng v1809

You should keep the .img file mounted while running the software for the first time after installation. It will work fine afterwards.

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@vefiyo I found this modified .exe file on the web. I believe that this is what I used before switching to GoldenDict. For what it's worth, I scanned it with ESET and Hitman Pro on my machine and they found nothing. There was only one red flag on VirusTotal. Still, be careful if you decide to try it out.

 

Site: https://www84.zippyshare.com
Sharecode: /v/qlPI9BHg/file.html

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Alanon
1 hour ago, vefiyo said:
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Could it be blocked? I just re-checked it, and it works.

Regardless, I uploaded it on a different host:

 

Site: https://www.solidfiles.com
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vefiyo

used that oald9.exe crack.

didnt work.

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vefiyo

a lot of people installed it with alcohol 120 but installing alcohol 120 gave me following errors.

 

 

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Alanon
1 minute ago, vefiyo said:

a lot of people installed it with alcohol 120 but installing alcohol 120 gave me following errors.

 

It's been a while, but did you make sure to uninstall Daemon Tools beforehand? I remember they use the same SPTD drivers, but I don't think they can be installed simultaneously.

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vefiyo
4 hours ago, Alanon said:

 

It's been a while, but did you make sure to uninstall Daemon Tools beforehand? I remember they use the same SPTD drivers, but I don't think they can be installed simultaneously.

Yes. Uninstalled daemontools lite.using iobit uninstaller. it also deleted registry entries. Restarted several times.

Installed Alcohol 120% and the above error appeared.

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I use Alcohol120 v.2.1.0.20601 to mount md5 and install Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary 9th edition without any glitches.

 

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I use Windows 10 Enterprise LTSC 2019 Version 1809

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vefiyo
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4 hours ago, jollydan said:

I use Alcohol120 v.2.1.0.20601 to mount md5 and install Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary 9th edition without any glitches.

 

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I use Windows 10 Enterprise LTSC 2019 Version 1809

i am researching why did you not receive the error message that i received.

 

 

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Alanon
8 hours ago, vefiyo said:

i am researching why did you not receive the error message that i received.

 

I remember that Alcohol 120% had some issues with an older build of Windows 10, I don't remember which build that was. Maybe that's part of the problem.

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nOkialpha
On 5/9/2020 at 7:38 AM, AlienGuy said:

I thin it should work on all versions of Windows 10. Not just version 2004.

at least this is not working upto v1809, may be working in newer versions

 

On 5/11/2020 at 2:43 PM, Alanon said:

@vefiyo I found this modified .exe file on the web. I believe that this is what I used before switching to GoldenDict. For what it's worth, I scanned it with ESET and Hitman Pro on my machine and they found nothing. There was only one red flag on VirusTotal. Still, be careful if you decide to try it out.

 

as far as i know there is no cracked exe is available for OALD 9 version, cracked exe is available for 8 version

 

 

if you are using daemon tools then SPTD driver is required for successful verfication

also working with alcohol setup

 

 

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Alanon
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@nOkialpha @vefiyo

 

Well, I couldn't shake the feeling that something wasn't right, so I tried it for myself. Don't know what to tell you guys. Works perfectly for me. Here's what I did:

 

1. Downloaded an image file from here.

2. Renamed the .mdf to .iso, and opened through Windows Explorer.

3. Ran setup as Admin.

4. Before running anything, I replaced the original .exe with the one I provided.

5. Ejected disk.

6. It works.

 

As you can hopefully see from my screenshot, nothing is mounted, and yet the dictionary is running. I do have Alcohol 120% on my system, but it wasn't used for this install. It could be that the disc image itself was modified, but I doubt it.

 

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vefiyo
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Now I installed another dictionary.

But in the future i may install oald9. and i will use your info.

i saved your reply.

Alcohol 120% give the error i pointed to in the above post.

where did you get your Alcohol 120%.

mine is not working.

If there are other ways to install oald9 successfully, plz let your friends in this forum know.

 

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Alanon
28 minutes ago, vefiyo said:

where did you get your Alcohol 120%.

mine is not working.

If there are other ways to install oald9 successfully, plz let your friends in this forum know.

 

I downloaded a clean retail .exe setup, and used the old msimg32.dll medicine from 2015, and it still works. But that doesn't matter in this case, as I didn't use Alcohol.

Follow my instructions, I opened the disk image using Windows Explorer and installed it that way. Based on my test, the oald9.exe works, and you don't need Alcohol at all.

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