Monday, May 9, 2011


Error 0x80070035 Network Path Was Not Found

Error accessing DFS on Windows 7 SP1 64 bit. Error Code: 0x80070035 'The network path was not found' when you are using Windows 7 Sp1 or when you recently upgraded to Windows 7 Sp1.

The exact cause of the error is unknown. It is found the problem actually occurs when dfsc.sys file is getting updated on the SP1 upgrade.

There is no official fix to it. However, to solve this issue, you need to obtain a copy of the file dfsc.sys from Windows 7 (not SP1) system. and copy the same with the Sp1 system.

Step by step instruction:

  • 1. From a Windows 7 Install (No service Pack) copy dfsc.sys from C:\Windows\System32\drivers.
  • 2 On the PC with Windows 7 SP1 replace dfsc.sys with this version.
  • 3. Restart your PC Test and confirm if you can get it to work.


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