error when istall windows HPC server 2008 r2 RRS feed

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  • Hello there.

    i have a problem. tomorrow i have to submit a small project. im trying to install windows hpc server 2008 on a virtualbox which has server2008 on it. i created an active directory domain. the problem is when i want to setup the hpc, an error message appears. says that "the required file eula_enu.rtf could not be loaded. Microsoft hpc pack 2008 r2 setup cannot continue. the system cannot find the path specified."

    this appears when i click next after i choose installation edition (HPC pack 2008 r2 enterprise ans HPC pack 2008 r2 for cycle harvesting.

    i want to know what to do. please answer me as soon as possible. 

    thank you 


    Saturday, December 3, 2016 6:22 PM

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  • Hi Ali,

    Where you downloaded HPC Pack 2008 R2 setup package? It is a very old version which has been out of support.

    We recommend you to install HPC Pack 2012 R2 Update 3

    Monday, December 5, 2016 8:11 AM