When attempting to install PGP Desktop for Windows, you receive the following error and the installation fails:
Error 1606: Could Not Access Network Location
This occurs when there is an incorrect or missing setting in the Windows registry. This usually indicates that an
AppData value in the registry is missing or incorrect in one of two registry keys on the system. Use the following steps to resolve the issue for your operating system.
Warning: Incorrectly editing the registry may severely damage your system. Before making changes to the registry, you should back up any valued data on the computer. For more information on backing up the registry see the Microsoft support site.
1. Confirm the correct
AppData values in the following locations in the registry. If the
AppData values are different or missing, you will need to update the registry.
Both registry keys should have a string Value name of
AppData and Data value of