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3249523 - Microsoft VBScript compilation error "Cannot use parentheses when calling a Sub" when event script is created with NwEngine.Shell.SetRegValue method


  • An event script with NwEngine.Shell.SetRegValue method is created for a single-file self-installing .exe-SAP GUI package in the SAP Installation Server (More info in the KBA 2283891) or during package event scripts installation from different installation servers;
  • The following error appear (but may not be limited to) in the NwSapSetup.log after installing  the package: Microsoft VBScript compilation error: Error message: Unknown error 0x800A0414. Error code 0x800a0414. Cannot use parentheses when calling a Sub (Line 2, Col. 135);



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 REG_DWORD, Microsoft VBScript compilation error, Cannot use parentheses when calling a Sub, NwEngine.Shell.SetRegValue, unknown error, NwSapSetup. , KBA , BC-FES-INS , Frontend Installation , Problem

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