Assert failed, file PLATFORM.cpp, line 1636

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You may receive the error “Assert failed, file PLATFORM.cpp, line 1636” when starting the SoftLINK Client on a Windows NT or Windows 2000 machine.

This error is caused by the SoftLINK Client not being able to interact with the desktop. To resolve this problem please do the following:

Open Control Panel
Open the Services applet
Select the Client32 Service and Click Start-up
Select to “Allow this service to interact with Desktop”
Stop and restart the Client32 service for this change to take effect

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