Ben"If it works don't fix it! Contact Microsoft if there is a genuine "false positive" with the validation] jackuars, May 11, 2010 #9 jackuars Joined: Apr 20, 2009 Messages: 172 Do you have the log of In my case, the machine had Office XP which was later upgraded to Office 2003. It?s funny because I have since installed two other apps and everything went ok. http://futurecityforum.com/error-1606/error-1606-adobe-acrobat.php
Right-click on the Office key again and select delete. Like Show 0 Likes(0) Actions 5. Any other ideas, can it be done without taking my computer to a specialist. The folder STARTUP already existed in 'E:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\OFFICE10\' so after updating the registry, I ran the installation again and it griped about \XLSTART.So I went back to[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Office\9.0\Excel\InstallRoot][HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Office\10.0\Excel\InstallRoot][HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Office\11.0\Excel\InstallRoot]and added a 'String useful source
Re: Error 1606 - Adobe Reader Upgrade Fails pwillener Jun 8, 2009 7:48 PM (in response to WEATHERMAN1961) Where does your %APPDATA% point to? (Type it into Windows Explorer's address bar, Also I've no idea what location ":." refers to. Rebooted, and it finally worked! Are you aComputer / IT professional?Join Tek-Tips Forums!
Why this occurs…It turns out that when you uninstall/upgrade Office to a newer edition it keeps registry keys for those uninstalled/previous editions, during installation Adobe Acrobat for whatever reason checks these An account with Admin rights is not the same as the BUILD IN Administrator account, which is by default hidden!!!Enable the (Hidden) Administrator Account on Windows 7 or Vistahttp://www.howtogeek.com/howto/windows-vista/enable-the-hidden-administrator-account-on-windows-vista/ Ben"If it Note: [remote_hostname] is the name of the host computer. Error 1606 Could Not Access Network Location Appdata Expand System Tools > Local Users and Groups and right-click the Users folder.
If the command generates a error, "Host not found," then you can't connect to the host. Error 1606 Windows 7 After that you should be able to edit permissions.As of your problem, I believe it's nothing with permissions. Advertisements do not imply our endorsement of that product or service. https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/error-1606-could-not-access-network-location-104829/ Thanks, sorry about the unspecifics, but it didn't end up giving me anything to work with in the way of specifics anyway but it's all figured out now and the problem
I spent hours looking through the Knowledge Bases for both Windows XP and HP, and 3 unsuccessful chat sessions with HP, using System Restore twice as a last resort. Error 1606 Could Not Access Network Location 0 You will thank us later. I understand this isa problem with the registry relating to the install shield, and found lotsof references to fixing this problem when it refersto Recent or Administrative Tools directories, butnone seem Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed.
Any miracle workers out there? http://www.howtogeek.com/forum/topic/adobe-acrobat-error-1606-for-w7-appdata Close this window and log in. Error 1606 When Installing Finally, I decided todelete the Favorites entries for both HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINEand HKEY_CURRENT_USER, and re-create them manually (i.e.type in a new entry) exactly as they were previouslylisted. Error 1606 Windows 10 by SwissJay - 8/3/07 6:52 PM In reply to: Still getting 1606 errors attempting to install Acrobat.
Choose Start > Settings > Control Panel. by Grif Thomas Forum moderator / November 23, 2008 8:29 AM PST In reply to: error 1606 could not access network location\startup Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - error All rights reserved. weblink http://www.google.com/search?biw=1024&hl=en&q=winsockxpfix may have done this for you.Keep it in mind for the next time.Bob Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - (NT) (NT) Bill, Thanks For Posting Back With The
by Grif Thomas Forum moderator / November 29, 2009 9:27 AM PST In reply to: error 1606 Most involve a variety of registry edits.. Kb886549 Operating system, brand and model number, etc.? Here's a direct link to that file:Windows Installer 3.1 Redistributable (v2)If that doesn't cure the issue, then it sounds like your specific issue is similar to the second link I posted
Navigate to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Office\[Version Number]\Common\InstallRoot and select the InstallRoot key. Re: Error 1606 - Adobe Reader Upgrade Fails [email protected] Oct 19, 2010 1:05 PM (in response to Lita_bug) Don't think you intended this for me... Solution 7: What to do when the above solutions do not work. If you receive a 1606 error when you install Acrobat after completing solutions 1 through 5, see the following Adobe Reader Error 1606 Could Not Access Network Location No question is too small or big, simple or complicated, dumb or smart--what you'll find is a comfortable and friendly destination for you to discuss and get tips on fixing problems
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this should help you fix the problem...I did not do the manual fix it was to much work and you can mess-up a lot of stuff. My day was made when this install showed the words "Adobe Acrobat X SUCCESSFULLY INSTALLED." Thank you, Thank you, Thank you! By joining you are opting in to receive e-mail. It won't hurt anything and usually fixes the problem similar to yours..In addition, there is a brand new Windows Installer 3.1 V2 and it's possible that it will help the issue.
Re: Error 1606 - Adobe Reader Upgrade Fails K_Stone77 Feb 22, 2011 1:54 PM (in response to maryanne1972) Namaste Maryanne,I've had the same problem, with adobe 10.0.1 luckily it hasn't been These instructions are designed for creating a local administrative user. jackuars, May 9, 2010 #6 jackuars Joined: Apr 20, 2009 Messages: 172 Try foxit reader for a change..it has a brilliant interface,loads up faster and and is less in memory consumption As before, you may need to rename the installer file to get the program to install.:SuperAntispywarehttp://www.superantispyware.com/SuperAntispyware Manual Updaterhttp://www.superantispyware.com/definitions.htmlIn a few situations, in order for the program to run, it was also
Double-click Add Or Remove Programs. Verify that the location is the local computer name and type Administrators in the Enter The Object Names To Select dialog box. Proffitt Forum moderator / June 21, 2005 11:53 PM PDT In reply to: Got the problem solved, brute force method! Advertisement smiledesigner Thread Starter Joined: May 8, 2010 Messages: 4 When trying to install or uninstall programsI get: Error 1606 could not access network location %SystemDrive%\Documents and Settings\All Users\Start Menu\Programs\Administrative Tools\
Click Start, and then click Run. Path for folders 'Documents' and 'Desktop' will be different, according to locations where you redirected them. ===KarlisECDL; MCSA RE: Error 1606: Could not access Network location 0 DayLaborer (Programmer) (OP) 2 For example: \\lotusexchange\flats\acrobat_9_installation. This is the error I get.error 1606 could not access network location Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - And You've Tried EVERY Suggestion In This Thread by Grif Thomas