SharePoint 2013 installation – unsupported 16-bit application

Hello everyone,

Today I’ll talk about installing the preview version of SharePoint 2013. In particular the prerequisites installation.

In fact, when I wanted to do this installation, for both version, I found myself face to this error message. « unsupported 16-bit application.. »

First I tried to copy the source directly on the server and restart the installation, without success.

Finding no real solution to the problem, I decided to find another way to do, namely get myself to install the sources.

While searching, I came across this article:

Exactly what I wanted! (thank you Paul!)

Here are the links to the prerequisites of SharePoint 2013.

Having copied the contents of the iso in a folder “SP” on the desktop, simply put. Bat file in the root folder of our iso (where the PrerequisiteInstaller.exe is)

set PreReqPath=C:\Users\Administrator\Desktop\SP\prerequisiteinstallerfiles

PrerequisiteInstaller.exe /SQLNCli:%PreReqPath%\sqlncli.msi  ^

/PowerShell:%PreReqPath%\Windows6.1-KB2506143-x64.msu  ^

/NETFX:%PreReqPath%\dotNetFx45_Full_x86_x64.exe  ^

/IDFX:%PreReqPath%\Windows6.1-KB974405-x64.msu  ^

/Sync:%PreReqPath%\Synchronization.msi  ^

/AppFabric:%PreReqPath%\WindowsServerAppFabricSetup_x64.exe  ^

/IDFX11:%PreReqPath%\MicrosoftIdentityExtensions-64.msi  ^

/MSIPCClient:%PreReqPath%\setup_msipc_x64.msi  ^

/WCFDataServices:%PreReqPath%\WcfDataServices.exe  ^


Hope this helps you as much as it helped me!



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