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PATH variable in User variables section was replaced by 'C:\Windows\Program Files (x86)\Nmap' #1396

fungiboletus opened this issue Nov 22, 2018 · 5 comments


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@fungiboletus fungiboletus commented Nov 22, 2018

It's probably similar or related to the issue #404.

Using Nmap 7.70 [2018-03-19] on Windows 10.

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@dmiller-nmap dmiller-nmap commented Nov 29, 2018

I'm sorry to hear that you had this problem with our installer. It does indeed sound similar to #404, so I'll check our version of NSIS. We're doing some investigation of alternative installers for Npcap, so we may end up using something different prior to the next Nmap release, but at minimum we will fix this for the next release.

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@dmiller-nmap dmiller-nmap commented Jan 7, 2019

Thanks again for the report! This fix will ensure our installer cannot be built without using the Large Strings build of NSIS.

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@pkExec pkExec commented Jun 14, 2019

Same thing happened to me today, fresh install nmap-7.70-setup.exe.

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@dmiller-nmap dmiller-nmap commented Jun 14, 2019

@pkExec Yes, unfortunately we have not yet issued an Nmap release with the fix included. To avoid this issue with the Nmap 7.70 installer, you can run it from a CMD.EXE window with the /REGISTERPATH=NO option, or uncheck the "Register Nmap path" checkbox in the graphical installer.

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@regs01 regs01 commented Jun 24, 2019

Another happy user. Lost all my path. As a workaround i suggest to completely remove this from installation until fixed.

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