An error occurs when you use Windows PE 2.0 together with an unattended XML file to install Windows Vista from a network share

An error occurs when you use Windows PE 2.0 together with an unattended XML file to install Windows Vista from a network share

Article ID : 929835
Last Review : March 17, 2007
Revision : 1.1

SYMPTOMS

You try to use Microsoft Windows Preinstallation Environment (Windows PE) 2.0 together with an unattended XML file to install Windows Vista from a network share. However, Setup does not finish. Additionally, you receive the following error message:

Windows cannot access the installation sources. Verify that the installation sources are accessible and restart the installation

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CAUSE

This problem occurs if the unattended XML file contains the following tag:

<EnableNetwork>true</EnableNetwork>

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RESOLUTION

To resolve this problem, remove this tag from the unattended XML file. Then, use Windows PE 2.0 together with the unattended XML file to install Windows Vista.

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STATUS

Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the Applies to section.

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APPLIES TO
• Windows Vista Enterprise 64-bit edition
• Windows Vista Home Basic 64-bit edition
• Windows Vista Home Premium 64-bit edition
• Windows Vista Ultimate 64-bit edition
• Windows Vista Business
• Windows Vista Business 64-bit edition
• Windows Vista Enterprise
• Windows Vista Home Basic
• Windows Vista Home Premium
• Windows Vista Starter
• Windows Vista Ultimate

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Keywords: 
kbexpertisebeginner kbtshoot kbprb KB929835

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