Software installation via group policy
Posted on 2011-03-23
I've been trying to deploy the latest version of Adobe Reader via GPO. I used the Adobe Customization Wizard X to build the install. After I saved the project I put it on a Windows 2008 fileserver share. I created a new GPO and modified the software deployment under the computer configuration and selected the location of the MSI on the fileserver. I added the computer account that I wanted to apply the GPO to and made sure the machine name was under the security tab for Read access on the share where the MSI is. When I reboot the machine it gets the notification for the install, but it fails saying that it could not find the path and it tells me to verify that I have access to it. There is a KB article on it that says to verify that the machine account has access to the share. I believe it does since I added the account to the security tab of the share. Has anyone run into this issue before? Any help would be greatly appreciated it!