Microsoft KB Archive/252389
Article ID: 252389
Article Last Modified on 11/1/2006
- Microsoft Windows 2000 Server
- Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional Edition
This article was previously published under Q252389
When you attempt to install Windows 2000 from a Remote Installation service (RIS) server CD-ROM-based image on a pre-boot execution (PXE) client, you may receive one of the following error messages after acknowledging the F12 prompt to install from the RIS server:
NOTE: In this error message, the word "file" appears truncated as "e".
These error messages are caused by removing NTFS permissions for the System account or the Administrators group on the Image folders.
To eliminate the first error message, add NTFS permissions for the System account or the Administrators group to the Templates folder and files located at:
To eliminate the second error message, add NTFS permissions for the System account or the Administrators group to the I386 folder and files located at:
If you want to control which users can install certain images, remove the Everyone group permissions from the specific Image.sif file in the Templates folder, and then apply specific group or user permissions to the .sif file while keeping the Administrators group or System account intact.
Keywords: kbenv kberrmsg kbprb kbsetup KB252389