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Error creating package - Failed to save package file

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 21, 2010    Points: 0   Category :Sql Server


I have Windows Server 2008 R2. I had just installed SQL 2008 SP1 Dev Ed. on my box and got an error message when I tried to create a package using the BI IDE. But the project was created regardless without any packages. When I tried to create a new package in the project, I received the same error again. 

Following is the text of the error details:


Error creating package (Microsoft Visual Studio)


Failed to save package file "C:\Users\<UserName>\Local Settings\Temp\2\tmp8C4E.tmp" with error 0xC020207E "The file name is not valid. The file name is a device or contains invalid characters.".

Program Location:

   at Microsoft.SqlServer.Dts.Runtime.Application.SaveToXml(String fileName, Package package, IDTSEvents events)
   at Microsoft.DataTransformationServices.Wizards.Dts90WizardSaveNewTask.SaveToTempFile(Package package)
   at Microsoft.DataTransformationServices.Wizards.Dts90WizardSaveNewTask.AddPackageToProject(Package package, String itemName)
   at Microsoft.DataTransformationServices.Wizards.Dts90WizardSaveNewTask.CreateAndAddPackageToProject()
   at Microsoft.DataTran

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