"Run Hysplit4.LNK access is denied" error on installation

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junyanl
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"Run Hysplit4.LNK access is denied" error on installation

Post by junyanl » August 24th, 2019, 7:24 pm

This morning, my computer's antivirus software was acting up and somehow my hysplit.tcl short cut on desktop got erased. So I had to reinstall tcl, ghostscript and hysplit. However, upon installing hysplit this error popped up<in the following graph> and could not run anything with hysplit, not even through command prompt, and I will get an error like this. Has anyone had similar experience? Please let me know. Thank you!
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Re: "Run Hysplit4.LNK access is denied" error on installation

Post by glenn.rolph » August 27th, 2019, 7:20 am

This message indicates that HYSPLIT cannot find your TCL software.

If you downloaded our tcl.zip file, after unzipping the file https://www.ready.noaa.gov/data/web/mod ... al/tcl.zip, let's assume the binary (wish86t.exe) resides under C:\tcl\bin, right-click the HYSPLIT shortcut "Run Hysplit" on the desktop, then Properties. In the Target: field, add C:\tcl\bin\wish86t.exe before C:\hysplit4\guicode\hysplit4.tcl (assuming hysplit was installed in C:\hysplit4 and separate these two strings with a blank space).

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