Failure Creating Deployment for Autodesk Building Design Suite Ultimate 2012 on Windows 7 x64 or Vista x64 Editions

Issue:

You attempt to create a deployment of the Autodesk Building Design Suite Ultimate 2012 and it fails to create the deployment. One of the folllowing error messages are displayed during the deployment creation: 

The copy functions cannot be used.

Copy Function cannot be used

The system cannot open the device or file specified.

system cannot open the device or file specified

Solution:

Solution

These errors can occur when creating a deployment for the Autodesk Building Design Suite Ultimate 2012 from a machine running Windows 7 x64 editions (Enterprise, Ultimate, Professional, or Home Premium) or Windows Vista x64 editions (Enterprise, Ultimate, Business, or Home Premium). 

To resolve this issue, create the deployment from a machine running Windows XP Professional x64 or Windows XP 32 bit editions (Professional or Home). 

Products:

AutoCAD;AutoCAD Architecture;AutoCAD MEP;3ds Max Design;Building Design Suite;Inventor;Navisworks Manage;Quantity Takeoff;Revit Architecture;Revit MEP;Revit Structure;Showcase;Sketchbook Designer

Versions:

2012

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