service pack 3 setup error

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  1. pavelbure macrumors 6502a

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    i get this error when i try to install service pack 3 on my boot camp partition

    "there is not enough disk space on F: to install service pack 3. setup requires a minimum of 4 megabytes of free space or if you also want to archive the files for uninstallation, setup requires 4 additional megabytes of free space. free additional space on your hard disk and then try again."



    anyone else get this error ?
     
  2. CWallace macrumors 601

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    Nope. Worked like a charm for me (I had 23GB free).
     
  3. Neil321 macrumors 68040

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    Looks like a few people are having this issue,try this fix
     
  4. littleb2005 macrumors member

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    that fix works i had to use to install sp3
     
  5. pavelbure thread starter macrumors 6502a

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  6. zero85ZEN macrumors regular

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    Thank You!

    Thanks for the link!

    (Ain't the Internets great! Info to solve almost any problem at your fingertips!)

    EDIT- I see that Boot Camp 2.1 fixes this issue. Wish that Apple would warn you of this issue when you launch the Boot Camp utility to partition your disc...could easily be done through a Software Update.
     

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