000039176 - Upgrading RSA Archer fails with error: The system cannot find the file specified

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Article Number000039176
Applies ToRSA Product Set: Archer
RSA Product/Service Type:  Archer (On-Premise)
RSA Version/Condition: 6.X
Platform: Windows
IssueUpgrade fails with error:

System.ComponentModel.Win32Exception (0x80004005): The system cannot find the file specified.


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CauseFile(s) are missed/lost when copying the extracted files from one server to another.
  • Always Run as Administrator to extract the installer on the server where the install or upgrade is being done.
  • Never copy this extracted folder from one server to another as some files may get missed/lost.
  • Extract files to a short folder path like C:\Temp\