Can not install .net 3.5 on windows 2003 server

When I attempt to install .net Framework 3.5 SP1,  I get the following error.   (Screenshot is also attached)

"The windows installer package: c:\5a0389227789309dad209\vs_setup.ms_ could not be opened"

I have no previous .net installs.   This is a 2003 server setup as a Terminal Server.  The server is virtually clean except for office 2003.

Any ideas?
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crouchrw6527Asked:
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Andres PeralesCommented:
so are you installing the service pack perhaps?  Instead of the full application?
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crouchrw6527Author Commented:
No I am installing the full app.  Same problem happens when I install try to install 3.5 and 3.0.   Doesn't matter what version or package I try.
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Andres PeralesCommented:
You have full admin rights to install?
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crouchrw6527Author Commented:
Yes, Logged in as administrator.
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Andres PeralesCommented:
and these were clean installs of the application from MS?
http://www.microsoft.com/net/
 
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Vadim RappCommented:
open folder c:\5a0389227789309dad209 and if you see there vs_setup.msi , rename it to vs_setup.ms_ , then click "retry" on the message.
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crouchrw6527Author Commented:
It was a GPO that I had setup.   GPO did not effect other installs.   .net has really touchy install.    I did not let other users see c: drive.   .net must use some other user to install framework.  

THanks for all of your suggestions anyway.  
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