StarCraft 2 Install Error – Solved

I just purchased StartCraft2 and started to install it only to get this error:

“The file “&^%$*\StarCraft II” could not be found. If this problem persists, please contact Blizzard Technical Support. (IsAbsolutePath/path is not absolute)”

StarCraft2 Failure

Updated Fix:

  1. Open Command Prompt As Administrator
  2. Enter: >net user administrator /active:yes
  3. Start > Switch User
  4. You can now login as administrator
  5. Run install from this account normally
  6. Logout as administrator
  7. Login to your normal account
  8. Go back to the command prompt and enter: >net user administrator /active:no
  9. Play your game!