When installing the 14.2 MSP interface, whether a new install or an upgrade install, a SilentInstallAddin error pops up. You must select Close the Program to proceed with the installation. The installation then finishes.
Steps to Reproduce:
- On PPM v14.2, go to Home, Account Settings, Software Downloads
- Click 'Download' link for either 'Microsoft Project Interface (x86)' or 'Microsoft Project Interface (x64)' (depending on your requirement)
- Run and complete the installation by clicking on each prompt
Expected Result: Installation completes without error
Actual Result: A "SilentInstallAddin has stopped working" error is thrown, which will need to be closed before the installation can continue
Applies to all supported PAS environments for specified releases.
Caused by CLRT-77518
Resolved in CA PPM 14.2 Generic Patch #3.
Resolved in CA PPM 14.3
Reference TEC613901 : Should I install the x86 or x64 version of the Microsoft Project Interface?
Reference TEC1398937 : PPM 14.2 Generic Patch available to resolve reported issues
Reference CA PPM Resolved Defects Index for CA PPM 14.3