[Fixed] The system cannot open the device or file specified

Windows operating system is a very dynamic operating system that provides you many features that help you to complete your personal or professional work very easily. It has many file frameworks for the better coordination among various software and hardware in the system. But sometimes some files get uninstall accidentally. Due to this reason the computer doesn’t work properly and it gives you very common errors message “The system cannot open the device or file specified”. It mainly happens when you try to install the .NET framework in your system. Prompting of this error issue may harm the system data very badly. So it is very important to fix this issue as soon as possible. You can fix it with the help of some manual method or you can automatically resolve the issue by using Advanced System Repair tool.

Symptoms –

Main symptom that comes to your computer is the prompting of the error message usually as;

The system cannot open the device or file specified.
Internal Error 2755.110,
. . . \LOCALS~1\Temp\IXP000.TMP\netfx.msi

Causes –

The main cause for the prompting of “The system cannot open the device or file specified” is the encrypted file system that encrypts the Temp folder. Beside this many causes are there that are responsible for the pop up of this error issue. They are corruption in the windows registry, damaged system files, virus attack, incomplete installation of the windows OS, incomplete installing of .NET framework, improper maintenance of the computer, incompatible software or hardware, etc.

How to fix the error issue

To fix the problem of “The system cannot open the device or file specified” you need to go through the following manual method:

  1. Go to the temp folder and right click on it.
  2. Click on the properties there.
  3. Now click on the ‘Advanced’ tab.
  4. Click on the encrypt contents to secure data check box.
  5. Click on OK.
  6. Now try to install the .NET framework.

At the end of the process you will be able to install the .NET framework and “The system cannot open the device or file specified” will not prompt on your system anymore now. But in case you are still getting the error then you should download Advanced System Repair tool to fix the issue automatically.

Highly Recommended

In 98% cases it is observed that due to corrupted system files, wrong Windows registry entries and missing or not found dll, exe, vxd, files are the causes of this error. To fix these causes and to remove virus or malware infection you must have to scan Windows with Advanced System Repair tool. Advanced scanning algorithm of this software cleans Windows errors easily.

Download Advanced System Repair

Advanced System Repair tool will help you to fix the entire windows error issue automatically. With the help of this tool you will be able to scan the computer and remove the virus and malware from the computer completely. The tool will also help you to enhance the performance of the system incredibly.

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