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Error message when you try to install Adobe Reader 8 on a Windows Vista-based computer: "The Temp folder is on a drive that is full or is inaccessible"
Article ID: 936645 - View products that this article applies to.
When you try to install Adobe Reader 8 on a Windows Vista-based computer, you receive the following error message:
The Temp folder is on a drive that is full or is inaccessible. Free up space on the drive or verify that you have write permission on the Temp folder.
To resolve this problem, enable User Access Control (UAC). Then, try to install Adobe Reader again. To do this, follow these steps:
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
For more information about this problem, visit the following Adobe Web site:
http://www.adobe.com/cfusion/knowledgebase/index.cfm?id=333643Microsoft provides third-party contact information to help you find technical support. This contact information may change without notice. Microsoft does not guarantee the accuracy of this third-party contact information.
The third-party products that this article discusses are manufactured by companies that are independent of Microsoft. Microsoft makes no warranty, implied or otherwise, about the performance or reliability of these products.
Article ID: 936645 - Last Review: May 22, 2007 - Revision: 1.3