How do you install STEP 7 (TIA Portal) V14 SP1 if the installation is aborted because of the "Siemens.Automation.Portal.Server.exe" process?
In some cases installation of STEP 7 (TIA Portal) might be aborted with the following message:
"Progress is being prevented by the following process(es). Please close the named application(s). If this is not possible immediately, please abort the setup and restart the computer."
- In MS Windows you open the "Multiuser Server - Configuration" via "Start > All Programs > Siemens Automation > TIA Portal Multiuser > Multiuser Server V14 Configuration".
- In the next dialog (Fig. 1) you first click the "Stop Service" button and then the "Uninstall Service" button.
- Close the dialog with "Apply" and then "Exit".
- You can then install STEP 7 (TIA Portal) V14 SP1. For this, in the "Setup" dialog you click the "Repeat" button.
The screen in this FAQ response was created with STEP 7 (TIA Portal) V14.