Copying the installer from the desktop to the C:\Software folder then running the installer did the trick. Sometimes I cannot see the forest for the trees. It goes to my view that everything that happens with a computer is to create the illusion of something, but it has no substance itself. In this case my desktop looks like a local desktop, but is actually working like folder redirection to a network profile.
Bob S > On Apr 3, 2018, at 07:37 , Bob Sneidar via use-livecode > <email@example.com> wrote: > > Hmmm... interesting point. The Parallels VM shares the Mac desktop. It does > so, believe it or not, through a custom network adapter. So even though it's > on my desktop, the VM thinks it's on a network share. > > Bob S > > >> On Apr 2, 2018, at 19:04 , Trevor DeVore via use-livecode >> <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: >> >> Sounds like you are trying to install on Windows when the installer is on a >> network drive. Try copying the installer to the Windows machine. >> >> — >> Trevor DeVore > > _______________________________________________ > use-livecode mailing list > email@example.com > Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription > preferences: > http://lists.runrev.com/mailman/listinfo/use-livecode _______________________________________________ use-livecode mailing list firstname.lastname@example.org Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription preferences: http://lists.runrev.com/mailman/listinfo/use-livecode