When installing QuickBooks, the following error occurs:
Error 1303: Installer has insufficient privileges to access this directory. "C:\...\Intuit"
This error can occur if either the SYSTEM group or the Everyone group does not have Full Control privileges for the directory mentioned in the error. For more information about this error, please visit Microsoft knowledgebase article 228658.
To manually change permissions to Full Control for the SYSTEM and Everyone groups for the folder C:\Documents and Settings\All Users:
Note: These steps don't apply to Windows XP Home as simple file sharing is always on and has no way to be turned off.
To turn off simple file sharing:
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