Error when installing ZCM agent on Embedded XP

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  • 19-Dec-2007
  • 30-Apr-2012


Novell ZENworks 10 Configuration Management
Windows Embedded XP


ERROR""Exiting with Error 7". When installing ZCM agent (media release) onto an XP Embedded machine
Note: Both the "Network Install" and the "Standalone install" produce the same results.


Fixed in ZENworks 7 Desktop Management Service Pack 1 Interim Release 4, see KB 3484245 "Updates to Novell ZENworks 7 Desktop Management" which can be found at

Additional Information

Note:  cacls.exe needs to exist in the System32 directory on the Embedded XP system for install to work.  This file can be taken from an XP workstation.