RTE fails to install: Error code 16 5 37xx 0

In case of error “Accessing the SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\VirtualDeviceDrivers…. ErrorCode: 16 5 37xx 0”

Solution:

  • Uninstall RTE using the cmdline installer command haspdinst –fr -purge
  • Check from the registry if the key “SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\VirtualDeviceDrivers exists” (must not)
  • Back up the registry
  • Create the key “SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\VirtualDeviceDrivers”
  • Reinstall the RTE