Why does the installation of SOLIDWORKS Student Edition 2014 fail with different error codes as below, when installing Student Edition 2014 from a DVD?
This error may mean there is something wrong with DVD - it might be scratched, dirty, etc.
To resolve the issue, try the copying the complete DVD data to a folder on your computer or on external hard disk, if that is successful, then proceed to install from copied data. If the copy process fails with another error, then the DVD is damaged. You may request new CDs through your local SOLIDWORKS reseller.
The above information is an extract from the SOLIDWORKS Knowledge Base, which contains many thousands of technical articles written by the SOLIDWORKS Technical Services team. The full Knowledge Base can be searched from MySolidWorks, the Customer Portal or the SOLIDWORKS search box in the application title bar. Subscription is required for access to the Knowledge Base.