Mastering Series: Run Time Error 3043 Disk or Network Error

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Symptoms

When you attempt to start one of the programs listed at the top of this article, you receive the following error message:
Run-time error '3043.'
Disk or network error.

Cause

You do not have a Temporary (\Temp) folder on your hard disk.

Resolution

To resolve this problem create a folder on the root of your hard disk named "Temp". For example, from a MS-DOS command prompt, type the following and press ENTER:
      MD C:\TEMP
				
Where C:\ is your hard disk drive letter.

Status

Microsoft has confirmed this to be a problem with the products listed at the top of this article. We are researching this problem and will post new information here in the Microsoft Knowledge Base as it becomes available.

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Article ID: 160907 - Last Review: June 22, 2014 - Revision: 3.0
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This article was written about products for which Microsoft no longer offers support. Therefore, this article is offered "as is" and will no longer be updated.

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