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Unable to Set Syslocale Using DISM RRS feed

  • Question

  • Hi,

    I am trying to set language for non-unicode programs by using Dism /image:C:\test\offline /Set-SysLocale:fr-FR, I have replaced  "C:\test\offline" with path to extracted image of Windows 7. However, I am getting below error.

    Unable to access the image.
    Make sure that the image path and the Windows directory for the image exist and you have Read permissions on the folder.

    I have never used DISM, so not sure what I am doing wrong here. Can someone please suggest on how can I set syslocale using DISM.

    Tuesday, November 5, 2019 10:17 AM

All replies

  • The reasons I know for this error include:

    1. typo in path

    2. wrong DISM used (need to use the one in WAIK/ADK, not in system32)

    3. deployment tools command prompt not running elevated

    Although, possibility that the image is not in a writable location. I would double check those things, and then check the DISM.log immediately after getting the error.

    Tuesday, November 5, 2019 10:04 PM
  • Hi,

    Any update?

    Bests, 


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    Wednesday, November 13, 2019 8:26 AM
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