Error while installing SQL Server 2005 – Native Client cannot be found

Recently while installing SQL Server 2005 Standard Edition on a “fresh” server I found that crazy thing just wouldn’t install! I was getting the following error: “An installation package for the product Microsoft SQL Server Native Client cannot be found. Try the installation again using a valid copy of the installation package ‘sqlncli.msi’” Most cryptic… … More Error while installing SQL Server 2005 – Native Client cannot be found