Frequently Asked Questions - Obi Installation

I encountered a package error code 2896 while installing Obi on Windows Vista. What should I do?

You must have the administrator privileges for installing Obi. Follow the instructions given below to install Obi on your system:

Run the Command Prompt with administrator privileges.
Go to the directory where the setup file is stored.
Type setup.msi on the Command Prompt and press Enter.
The installer will start installing Obi.

I already have DirectX 10 on my machine, do i still need to install DirectX 9c to install obi?

Yes, you still need to install DirectX 9c. This will be automatically installed if offline installer is used , it can be downloaded from Obi-1.1_complete_setup.exe (self extracting zip).

Is obi compatible with 64bit windows operating system?

Yes, it has been tested on windows vista 64 bit and windows7 64 bit system. You can download obi's 64 bit installer from Obi setup 64 bit.zip

What are system requirements for obi?

Obi requires the following hardware configuration:

Minimum:
1.2 Giga Hertz processor
512 MB RAM
Sufficient hard disk for storing wav files

Recommended:
2.8 Giga Hertz single core processor/ 1.8 Giga Hertz dual core processor
1 GB RAM for windows XP / 1.5 GB RAM for windows vista
Sufficient hard disk for storing wav files

I encountered a package error code 2896 while installing Obi on Windows Vista. What should I do?

You must have the administrator privileges for installing Obi. Follow the instructions given below to install Obi on your system:

· Run the Command Prompt with administrator privileges.

· Go to the directory where the setup file is stored.

· Type setup.msi on the Command Prompt and press Enter.

The installer will start installing Obi.