Installation failure for roll-up patch SO03787 on Windows

Document ID : KB000100832
Last Modified Date : 11/06/2018
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After unzipping the roll-up patch into a path including a directory name containing a space and running the installer from there, an exception error was received when the common installer attempted to run the ApplyPTF tool.

2018/06/11 ERROR [DeployThread: Applying CA Service Desk Manager Binaries Update(s) : ] [PatchUtil] Exception while executing the patch: Cannot run program "C:\Program" (in directory "C:\Program Files (x86)\CA\Service Desk Manager\patches\SO03787\CASM-\filestore\utils\ApplyPTF"): CreateProcess error=2, The system cannot find the file specified
CA Service Desk Manager 17.1 on Windows
The path includes a space.
Ensure that the patch is not stored in a path with a space. 

For example, you could unzip the patch into this path:

But, do not use this path which has a space between '' and 'CommonPatchInstaller':
C:\CASM- CommonPatchInstaller-Win