Compatibility of SPSS software with the Microsoft Vista operating system is usually a problem to system administrators.
For each of the SPSS products you can check with which OS it is compatible. Right now, only SPSS 15.0 is compatible with Microsoft Windows Vista. There are no versions of the normal SPSS for Windows which are compatible with an 64-bit OS.
Disable the key
Okay, here’s how I found it:
Go to: “Run”
A System Registry Editor will come up
You’ll be looking for this menu tree:
then scroll down until you see TERMINAL SERVER (which is the same as HKLMSYSTEMCurrentControlSetControlProductOptions
Then delete the “terminal server” registry key.
If you turn it off or remove this registry entry, the entire thing works fine