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davef101
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Download Failed, Installation aborted, Result=1603

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01-16-2014 06:37 AM
 
The following actions were taken to resolve the service pack 1 install
error 1603 after installing autocad 2014 on windows 8:
1. Deleted all existing "temp files" and then installed service pack
1. No more issues and no error 1603.
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david.lau
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Re: Download Failed, Installation aborted, Result=1603

01-16-2014 12:04 PM in reply to: davef101

What product?  What operating system?  A 1603 error indicates that the software didn't install.  That is a very generic error code.



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TravisNave
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Re: Download Failed, Installation aborted, Result=1603

01-16-2014 02:54 PM in reply to: davef101

I wrote an article about this issue.

 

http://forums.autodesk.com/t5/Installation-Licensing/Download-Failed-Installation-aborted-Result-160...

 

Basically, you can install your software from the virtual assistant instead and be good to go:

 

http://usa.autodesk.com/adsk/servlet/ps/dl/item?siteID=123112&id=21889745&linkID=9240617

 

Good Luck!

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davef101
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Re: Download Failed, Installation aborted, Result=1603

01-16-2014 03:18 PM in reply to: TravisNave
The following actions were taken to resolve the service pack 1 install
error 1603 after installing autocad 2014 on windows 8:
1. Deleted all existing "temp files" and then installed service pack
1. No more issues and no error 1603.
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