You are assuming that I am not able to figure this out but what I am really doing is trying to save you time. Time from troubleshooting and the back and forth. The offline installer is extremely effective and a simple workaround when you only have a small population of machines left to deploy, especially since NetBIOS has been purposely deprecated by Microsoft and is locked down on newer operating systems. It is up you to make sure all of your systems conform to the prerequisites listed in your