Error message when installing SDL products: Could not access network location Hewlett-Packard
000001135|4/7/2016 11:28 AM
During the installation of the first components, the process stops and you get the error message:
Could not access network location \Hewlett-Packard\\.
Clicking Cancel gives another error message:
1603 fatal error
This is due to a bogus entry in the Windows Registry and HP's operating system imaging software.
You need to remove the misplaced registration keys.
NOTE: Be very careful when making modifications in the Windows Registry, as any unwanted changes cannot be undone and may harm the software on your machine. Always make a backup via File > Export before making any modifications.
Click START > Run... NOTE: Windows 8 users can open the Run… dialog with the keyboard shortcut[Windows key + R].
Type: regedit and press OK to open the Registration Editor.