share is an installation folder that you make available to users'
computers on a network. You point users to this location to install
the program. Create a network share that will be used by the
AutoCAD 2008 Installation wizard during the creation of a client
NoteYou must have
Full Control permissions set for your shared folder when you are
creating your deployment images. Read permissions are necessary to
access the network share and administrative permissions on the
workstation where the program is deployed.
your network share
On the desktop of a network server, create a folder named
Right-click the Autodesk folder and click
Sharing and Security (or Sharing).
In the <folder name> Properties
dialog box, Sharing tab, select Share This Folder.
Specify a Share Name, such as Autodesk or
MyDeployments, if necessary.
Click the Permissions button. In the Permissions dialog box
make sure Full Control is active. Click OK.
This is important when creating your deployment images.
Click OK to close the Properties dialog box.
For each product you plan to install, create a subfolder in the
Autodesk folder. Name each folder with the
pertinent product name.