While trying to install .Net framework 3.0, you will find the following error in the error log dd_dotnetfx3error.txt
[11/18/09,14:16:59] WIC Installer:  Error code 1603 for this component means "Fatal error during installation.
[11/18/09,14:17:00] WIC Installer:  Setup Failed on component WIC Installer [11/18/09,14:17:09] WapUI:  DepCheck indicates WIC Installer is not installed.
And you will see the following error in the log log dd_dotnetfx3install.txt
0.070: 2009/11/18 15:11:27.133 (local)
0.090: c:\dbe9eda22f61a990c3cd74f2\update\update.exe (version 126.96.36.199)
0.110: Failed To Enable SE_BACKUP_PRIVILEGE
0.120: Setup encountered an error: You do not have permission to update Windows Server 2003.
Please contact your system administrator.
0.130: You do not have permission to update Windows Server 2003.
Click on Start-Administrative tools-Local security policy. Under security settings , choose Local policies - > User Rights assignment.
Add administrators account and the username with which you are logged in to the “Backup files and directories” Policy
Restart the computer
Now try the installation of .Net framework 3.0 and it will be successful
Content by : Dhathri
Reviewed by :Soumitra Mondal