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VMware change back install error : cant access windows temp directories

Posted on 2014-03-26
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I am local admin on this server , I can not understand why I am getting this error

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by:Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)
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Are you running the Installation as Run As Administrator?

Is a temp folder defined?

Check permissions

Restart server or workstation or computer
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thanks for the quick response , I have tried this on both of the lab 2008 servers and get this  error , I try it on my workstation and i get past the error ,

I am going to see about a reboot on the servers

thanks!!!!!
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Follow my EE Article with detailed steps and screenshots
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tried to reboot the server , same error

thanks !!!
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Check the folder owner and make sure it is not set to "trustedinstaller"

Did you tried to clear the temp files from your profile? Is AV installed on the Windows 2008 servers?
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the EXE was not it the same folder as the other extracted files

downloaded the ZIP , extracted , kept all the files in the same folder and ran it fine!!

LOL
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thanks , if you CARFULLY follow the instructions here you will be fine
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