People Pack Installation

May 20, 2014 at 5:20 AM
While installing the PeoplePack.. I received the below mentioned error.
Could you please help me with the solution ?
Operating against user: Painter, Aaron. with login name : domain\aaronp
Unable to connect to sharepoint. please verify that the site "" is hosted on local machine.

I have successfully installed Active Directory Content Pack Demo 2.0, SharePoint 2013 Configuration Demo 2.0 and SQL 2012 SP1 Content Pack Demo 2.0
and trying to install PeoplePack - UserProfile Provisioning Demo 2.0 ( as per

Also, it would be helpful if you can explain the purpose of "" as I do not have any sharepoint site with this name if it is what the setup is trying to search but then the earlier content packs should have also failed if it is so. Kindly clarify

Thanks in advance,
Jul 13, 2014 at 12:04 PM

You need to enter the correct URL for your my site host site collection like