Knowledgebase:
"Access Denied" error during deployment
Posted by Yury Averkiev, Last modified by Yury Averkiev on 23 November 2011 06:04 AM
  • Make sure that you have entered a valid administrative logon credentials
  • Windows XP: Simplified File Sharing must be turned off. To turn it off: Open Windows Explorer. Tools->Folder Options->View. Uncheck "Use simplified file sharing" item.
  • Windows Vista / Windows 7 with UAC turned on: Change the value of the LocalAccountTokenFilterPolicy registry entry on the Windows Vista/Windows 7-based computer so that full credentials can be passed between the computer with the VNC Deployment Wizard and the remote computer. For more information, see the following article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base: How to change the Remote UAC LocalAccountTokenFilterPolicy registry setting in a Windows Vista image
  • Target PC might have Distributed COM setting disabled. Please read the following article about how to enable it.