Solving “The operating system is not…” Error

November 20, 2020

How to solve ‘The operating system is not presently configured to run this application.’

When exiting the SOLIDWORKS software, why do I see the error: “The operating system is not presently configured to run this application.”?

Solving "The operating system is not..." Error Solving "The operating system is not..." Error

Solving "The operating system is not..." Error

Cause for an issue:

This problem happens on a system running Microsoft 365, with Office updates from August 31 2020 (Version 2008 -Build 13127.20296) and consecutive Office updates, and with the SOLIDWORKS CAM Add-in enabled.

Steps to Solve:

Installing the 64-bit version of the Microsoft Access Database Engine 2010 resolves the issue. Follow these steps.

1. Go to ‘https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=13255’.
2. Download and install the file:  ‘AccessDatabaseEngine_X64.exe’.

 

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