Windows error 124 (aborted): The system call level is not correct.

You may receive this error when using Windows 2008 R2, VMWare, copying from a shared folder, e.g. \\.host\Shared Folders\abc\, and you are using the Windows Explorer method of file copying. The solution is to either change the file copying method (e.g. to the default Standard Windows file copying, or to access the shared folder using a different UNC path, e.g. \\server\share\abc\