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Knowledge base article 21

Error 1606 Could not access network location.

Can occur when Windows XP has been installed as an upgrade to Windows 98/ME. This is a Microsoft Windows problem and may affect all programs installed using Microsoft Windows Installer. For a fix, please see the Microsoft Knowledge Base:


Can also occur when there is a timeout during install. Wait a minute and click Retry to see if the problem resolves itself.

The "catch all" workaround is to download the zip version: Knowledge Base Article 22: Zip version