Article ID: 3888, created on Feb 8, 2008, last review on May 10, 2014

  • Applies to:
  • Helm 3

Resolution

Problem
 
When installing Helm it errors with ' An Invalid Active Directory pathname was passed '. This error appears just after the installer displays
 
"Adding Account to Administrators Group".
 
 
Solution
 
This suggests that the necessary steps in the Helm Pre-Installation Guide have not been followed.
 
Make sure that the Remote Registry service is started, and File and Print Sharing is enabled on the machine. Take a look at this document and follow the steps therein:
 

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