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Microsoft KB Archive/102516

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Setup Shouldn't Allow User to Attempt CDSHARE in Root

Article ID: 102516

Article Last Modified on 10/31/2006


  • Microsoft Windows NT Advanced Server 3.1
  • Microsoft Windows NT Workstation 3.1
  • Microsoft Windows NT Advanced Server 3.1

This article was previously published under Q102516


Setup cannot complete copying files to the share.


This problem occurs if the administrator attempts to run Setup to a destination share that is the root of a FAT drive on a network machine. Setup requires a subdirectory for a destination, and when the file limit for a root is reached, the copy fails.


Always specify the remote share destination to be a subdirectory on the network share. Subdirectories have no limit to the number of files you can create.

Additional query words: prodnt

Keywords: kbsetup KB102516