I have downloaded the RoboHelp X3 Japanese trial version, to
evaluate if we can build japanese manuals using this. However, I
can't get it installed on my system, and would appreciate any ideas
on what could be the problem.
I have a Japanese Windows XP. I've installed a Japanese
Microsoft Office XP. I then run the robohelp x3 trial installer,
and go through the usual dialogs, but when it is about to start
installing the files I get an Error dialog with a big red X.
Clicking OK in that, I get another error dialog mentioning
something about -1603 and (Msi.chm) which I interpret as something
not quite right with the msi-installer in conjunction with my
The weird thing is I manages to get the japanese RH X3 trial
installed on an English Windows XP system, but then it failed to
open a japanese RH X3 project that was sent to my by our
Also, when running the installer on the japanese system, the
fonts look really strange. Many characters are substituted by