VirtualBox

Ticket #10058 (closed defect: obsolete)

Opened 5 years ago

Last modified 4 months ago

Installation fails on Win7x64 with temp folder on Y: drive

Reported by: sonicwave Owned by:
Priority: major Component: other
Version: VirtualBox 4.1.8 Keywords:
Cc: Guest type: other
Host type: Windows

Description (last modified by aeichner) (diff)

With the Windows temp folder set to Y: (in the environment variables), the installation of VirtualBox (tested on 4.1.6 and 4.1.8) fails with the error: "Installation failed! Error: The system cannot find the file specified." (4.1.8)

Changing the temp folder to for instance c:\temp lets the installation proceed without problem.

Running the installer as administrator does not help.

Tested and verified on Windows7 64-bit

Change History

comment:1 Changed 4 months ago by aeichner

  • Status changed from new to closed
  • Resolution set to obsolete
  • Description modified (diff)

Please reopen if still relevant with a recent VirtualBox release.

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