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

  • Applies to:
  • Helm 3


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".
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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