Tried searhing for this error in technical support with no luck. >> Any >> suggestions? >> > Check this out. > "An Error occurred while copying file beethov9.wma." > http://forums.techarena.in/showthread.php?t=964895 That's When I clicked "apply" - this "documents" folder simply > vanished -- poof! Well, when I looked at the menu path in the navigation bar of the the files and folders window, it did indeed say Documents, not Shared Documents as is displayed in More About Us... http://rss4medics.com/setup-cannot/setup-cannot-copy-the-file-beethov9.php
ownership of the \Documents folder and altering folders inside to create the needed path. We're a friendly computing community, bustling with knowledgeable members to help solve your tech questions. Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... Just click the sign up button to choose a username and then you can ask your own questions on the forum. http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_xp-windows_install/xp-sp3-update-failing-on-file-copy/44b69b70-7fc9-46f8-90d4-32a1db49515c
Cannot copy file to destination directory. I was lucky I could restore to a previous point. When I added permissions to modify these folders -- SP3 installed without a hiccup.
The account I was using has admin priveledges. pip1011261, May 14, 2008 #2 Kornowski VIP Member Messages: 17,023 So, You cannot drop the file in or copy it over? I have the file on another PC but cannot put it in the folder. You need to edit the Permissions on C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Documents <---- this subfolder [ The Security tab is available when logged in as Admin in SM ] The Administrator account
First, this is not sharing the shared documents on the Internet, but only on your computer's accounts (if you have more than one computer accounts).Secondly, the service pack 3 installation requires I set the sharing on C:/Documents and Settings/All Users/Documents to "share this folder on the network", then retried the copy of beethov9.wma from the Software Update Installation Wizard - and the Bill Oh, the SP3 update installed fine on my Dell Optiplex running XP pro. http://www.pcreview.co.uk/threads/installing-xp-sp3-beethov9-wma-cant-copy.3514397/ There was a problem with the file permissions with some folders in the \\documements and settings\all users\ path not being set to allow access.
PC is a dell XPS Generation 2, XP home sp2, with 2gbram, 30 gb free disk space. I then get a message "Setup cannot copy beethov9.wma Service Pack 3 Setup Error The file name,directory name or volume label syntax is incorrect"It asks whether I want to click OK In case it helps someone else: It seems to have been to a file permissions problem. I could see the file in > >> the source directory; but I have no idea why it fails to copy to the > >> destination.
Thank you.Viet - Computer Tech : Actually, there is one more step I did not provide:Open My Computer, then go to the folder path:C:\Documents and Settings\All Usersthen right-click on Documents and http://www.computerforum.com/threads/service-pack-3-problem.120248/ The destination path was not given, and there was no other info. Log in or Sign up Computer Forum Home Forums > Computer Software > General Software > Service Pack 3 Problem Discussion in 'General Software' started by pip1011261, May 14, 2008. MowGreen [MVP 2003-2008] =============== *-343-* FDNY Never Forgotten =============== New Hope User wrote: > I am also having this problem.
See this archived discussion: http://groups.google.com/group/microsoft.public.windowsupdate/browse_frm/thread/720f38cc13b9f693 =============================== How to troubleshoot an unsuccessful installation of WinXP SP3 http://support.microsoft.com/kb/950718 WinXP SP3 - Read all prerequisites for a successful installation http://msmvps.com/blogs/harrywaldro...requisites-for-a-successful-installation.aspx Steps to take before Get More Info From a couple hits I got googling, I got some leads. > In case it helps someone else: > > It seems to have been to a file permissions problem. Asks whether to continue without this file. The path that it is using does indeed >> contain the file.
I found the same folder you mention and got rid of it. Retry just repeats the error. Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? useful reference Stay logged in Welcome to PC Review!
characters left: Contact Us|Terms of Service|Privacy & Security|About Us|Our Network © 2003-2016 JustAnswer LLC JustAnswer UKJustAnswer GermanyJustAnswer SpanishJustAnswer Japan 6 8667865 I brought up the svcpack.log and the log tells me this: 1556.508: VerifySize: Unable to obtain Target file size: C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Documents\My Music\Sample Music\Beethoven's Symphony No. 9 (Scherzo).wma 1556.588: UpdSpDecompressOrCopyFile I went through the install 3 times.
Click Retry to retry operation Click cancel to..." I tried ignoring the error, but it comes up again during the install, and finally causes the installation to fail completely. Error message came up saying Setup cannot copy beethov9.wma and in a box it asked "ensure that location specified below is corect or change it and insert "Windows Service pack 3 SP3 installed fine > afterwards. I think this PC isn't performing...
Instructions for gaining control are here: http://support.microsoft.com/default...308421&sd=tech -- wtdoor ------------------------------------------------------------------------ wtdoor's Profile: http://forums.techarena.in/member.php?userid=50023 View this thread: http://forums.techarena.in/showthread.php?t=964895 http://forums.techarena.in #10 (permalink) 05-23-2008 MowGreen [MVP] Posts: n/a Re: SP3 setup I get this error. How to debug slow connection from... this page pip1011261 New Member Messages: 309 Im getting some crap about the Beethoven music file.
gone from the directory list... Hangs up on Start RAM not recognized in BIOS/ nor... [SOLVED] How do I solve this error? » Site Navigation » Forum> User CP> FAQ> Support.Me> Steam Error 118> 10.0.0.2> Trusteer The file name directory name or volume label syntax is incorrect. beethov9.wma and SP3 install This is a discussion on beethov9.wma and SP3 install within the Windows XP Support forums, part of the Tech Support Forum category.
I must have accidentally created a new thread when I answered my >>own question because my reply doesn't appear in this thread. >> >>There was a problem with the file permissions System should have the same settings as the Admin account. Tried searhing for this error in technical support with no luck. When I added permissions to modify these folders -- SP3 installed without a hiccup.
The destination path was not given, and there was no other >> info. >> >> PC is a dell XPS Generation 2, XP home sp2, with 2gbram, 30 gb free disk Email address is a spam trap Sponsored Links #2 (permalink) 05-09-2008 Bill Posts: n/a Resolved /was [Re: SP3 setup error (was: SP3 setup error)] Problem is resolved. Then check the box at "Allow Network Users to Change My Files"Viet - Computer Tech : (Note: the folder could be named Shared Documents and after clicking on the Sharing tab, Microsoft MCP & CompTIA A+ certifications.
System should have the same settings as the Admin account. The most common "solution" is to allow sharing on the C:\Documents and Settings\All users\Documents\My Music\Sample Music folder. Retry just repeats the error. I could see the file in the source directory; but I have no idea why it fails to copy to the destination.
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